Faux-stalgia

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Andrew Hearst isnt the only one pained to see that RESTAURANT sign come down. Eater captions a photo: Disgrace: the awesome old signage above Double Crown, being destroyed on Sat afternoon. Reality check: You bozos are not from the nabe," writes a commenter. "These signs are circa 1998; which replaces The Astor Restaurant circa 1996, a Balthazar knockoff. Okay, so Keith McNally definitely won't be buying them. [Eater]