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12/17/2013 06:05 pm ET

A Very Brooklyn Whole Foods Opens In Brooklyn (PHOTOS)

Brooklyn's first ever Whole Foods opened Tuesday morning. The new store, at 3rd Avenue and 3rd Street in Gowanus, is, well, very Brooklyn: Vinyl records, local craft beers, a rooftop bar, and of course, lots of kale.

Large crowds of Brooklynites eagerly waited to enter:

Then they rushed inside:

Of course, Marty Markowitz was there:

Here's the vinyl record store:

Park Slope Food Co-op might be getting worried:

A Whole Foods employee got creative with the fish display:

This guy's going to hurt someone.

Naturally, people made fun:

There was some BREAKING NEWS:

You've had a good run, Brooklyn.

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