Word has just reached us of the death of Robert “Bob” Guskind, pioneer Brooklyn blogger and publisher of Gowanus Lounge. He was a valued colleague and asset to the blogging community, and will be sorely missed.
Update: More details are available at The Brooklyn Paper.
Second update: OTBKB reports strong negative reaction in the blogging community to the Brooklyn Paper article linked above (also see comments on The Brooklyn Paper site, by following the “View discussion” link below the linked article).
Meanwhile, take a look at the spellbinding video Bob made recently in the company of fellow blogger Miss Heather, as posted on her blog.