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Manhattanities should be very, very jealous of South Brooklyn residents right now. Not only is their Trader Joe's all shiny and new, it's spacious too. The store feels downright suburban. And now that the frenzy of this morning, with its steel drum band and bag giveaway, is past, locals are browsing (browsing! casually!) in a decidedly calm atmosphere that in no way resembles the shopping experience we've come to know from the 14th Street store.
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