Brooklyn residents may finally order Amazon items and get them, like, right now, thanks to Amazon Prime Now, the grammatically confusing but aptly titled service that immediately delivers anything you could possibly want, all for a $7.99 fee.
Brooklyn Heights Blog noticed that the app, which used to only be available with Manhattan zip codes, now includes Dumbo, Brooklyn Heights, Downtown Brooklyn, Fort Greene, Clinton Hill, Park Slope, and Prospect Heights, meaning Brooklynites will no longer be forced to have items (toilet paper! cereal! Beats by Dre!) delivered to their Manhattan offices and lug them home. The catch: In Manhattan, Amazon promises to arrive at your door within an hour, while in Brooklyn, "now" translates roughly to "two hours." We'll take it.