clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

The Collapse of Everything

Racked is no longer publishing. Thank you to everyone who read our work over the years. The archives will remain available here; for new stories, head over to, where our staff is covering consumer culture for The Goods by Vox. You can also see what we’re up to by signing up here.

The owner of now-discontinued Video Free Brooklyn in Park Slope gives what is simultaneously the best and saddest explanation for going out of business ever: "The warm months are definitely our slow months to begin with, so we were hoping in the fall it would pick up. But, of course, the timing was really bad with the collapse of everything.” [Brooklyn Paper]