"Everyone has their own opinion. I love how a few disaffected neighbors of this building somehow cause the building to be "plagued by controversies". Only in your own little nimby world they do! I live in the east village and think this is an attractive, modern building. It's suitable for how wide the Bowery is. It's unsuitable for the rent stabilized barnacles whose sense of entitlement is only dwarfed by their own egos." [People Finally Warming to Cooper Square Hotel, Say People Involved With Cooper Square Hotel]
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