You know better, of course. Though I admit to a weakness for the fondant-draped "hardshell" style, Leske's celebrated black-and-white cookie (also shown below, $2.05) was an unexpectedly gooey pleasure on a fat, spongy base.
7612 Fifth Ave. (76th-77th Sts.), Bay Ridge, Brooklyn (shown)
588 Fifth Ave. (16th-17th Sts.), Park Slope, Brooklyn