Wednesday, July 25, 2018

"Target’s CBGB Tribute Draws Backlash, Followed by an Apology"


When Target opened a new store in the East Village with great fanfare on Saturday, it thought that it was paying homage to the history of the neighborhood. But people who are part of that history felt otherwise, and Target has apologized.


“It really had the stink of the real,” he said. “Everybody was trying to find something new at that time. Nobody is trying to find something new at Target.”