clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

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.

Is Red Hook's Ikea "the petty crime capital of Brooklyn"? The police have been alerted to about eight thefts in the past month. The food court seems to be the most perilous place in the store, as customers lulled into a lingonberry stupor don't notice when their bags are being burglarized. [The Brooklyn Paper]