20130502-WBURG-slide-7AEQ-articleLarge.jpg1.  The New York Times has really outdone itself with a "satirical" -- but still completely embarrassing -- article on Brooklyn and hipsters. Called "How I Became a Hipster," it's full of tired clichés (hipsters=beards, etc. etc.), and faux-abbreviations that no one has ever used. Give it a read and help the Times troll for clicks. [via The L Magazine]



2.  The Flaming Lips' new video for "You Lust" is NSFW to the max. Watch it before YouTube takes it down. [via Vice]


the-rock-driving-in-race-to-witch-mountain.jpg3.  The Rock (AKA Dwayne Johnson) is starring in and producing a pilot for HBO about athletes and ex-athletes living in Miami. If he's not in some state of undress 90% of the time, we'll be sorely disappointed. [via Vulture]


2013-05-01-ShanghaiGirlCollage_TomCarter1.jpg4.  In China, there's either a big trend of, or a series of coincidences which have led to, many novels by female authors winding up with eerily similar titles and cover images. [via HuffPo]


gretschday31 copy.jpg5.  Lena Dunham might be moving to South Williamsburg. Apparently she was looking into a $4.45 million penthouse apartment in the Gretsch Building on South 4th. [via Free Williamsburg]


Screen shot 2013-05-02 at 4.11.16 PM.pngScreen shot 2013-05-02 at 4.10.59 PM.pngScreen shot 2013-05-02 at 4.11.04 PM.pngScreen shot 2013-05-02 at 4.11.08 PM.png6.  While we're not the biggest fans of the Times' recent coverage of Brooklyn's trendiness, we do approve of their photo coverage of the world's largest falcon hospital. Fly, Mordecai!



7.  Here's everything you need to know about Ryan Lochte shaving his entire body. [via Queerty]



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