5 Things To Know This AM — Oct 08 2010

An HBO documentary on the making of Darkness at the Edge of Town debuts tonight. Somehow, after all these years, The Boss still makes us weak in the knees. (NYT)
Get some shut-eye...or rather, don't, under a quilt embroidered with a map of the city that never sleeps. (Cup of Jo)
Rachel Comey is selling socks made entirely of leather. Yeah, because we don't put our feet through enough hell as it is, let's make them sweat profusely. (The Cut)
From the folks who brought you Dolce Vita now comes J.D. Fisk, a men's footwear boutique on the Lower East Side. We know we'll be dragging our boyfriends and brothers down very soon. (Bowery Boogie)
Christina Hendricks will be at Bloomingdale's tonight for the launch of Ports 1961's Fall/Winter 2010 Collection. Joan Holloway, free booze, and an exclusive look at Ports 1961's new collection? Doesn't get much better than that. (Party Crasher)