American buying culture is still alive and well! If the hullabaloo over a new store is any indication. Britain's popular Topshop chain has finally come to New York. Today in Soho, there was much rejoicing.

In This Economy, Everyone Really Just Wants to Go Shopping

Instead of an ice cream truck jingle, it plays techno.

In This Economy, Everyone Really Just Wants to Go Shopping

"It's so hard to dress in this weather!"

In This Economy, Everyone Really Just Wants to Go Shopping

"And now it's snowing."

In This Economy, Everyone Really Just Wants to Go Shopping

"Look, a pretty person!"

In This Economy, Everyone Really Just Wants to Go Shopping

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In This Economy, Everyone Really Just Wants to Go Shopping

"These idiots just line up to give me their money."

In This Economy, Everyone Really Just Wants to Go Shopping

Well, this person runs.

In This Economy, Everyone Really Just Wants to Go Shopping

"You give me money, then I give you the thing you want. No, I can't just slide it under the counter to you. Have you really never paid for anything before?"


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