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"Ironic" UWS Urban Outfitters Looks Like Normal Urban Outfitters

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My Upper West checks in on the Urban Outfitters slowly growing on Broadway between 99th and 100th Streets—you know, the one that's supposedly going to look like four old-school New York businesses. Without the false fronts, the place doesn't seem any different from any other Urban. By the time it opens later this month, though, the façade should be disguised as a hat store, a hardware store, a neighborhood bar and a bodega, which means the countdown to someone walking in and being disappointed that they can't buy cigarettes there is officially on.
· Progress on the Upper-Upper West Side Urban Outfitters [My Upper West]
· Urban Outfitters "Ironically" Celebrates Old-School New York [Racked NY]
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