Want to Sell a Dorky Product? Just Add Electric Guitars

Fifty years ago, a clothing company called Glen Oaks Industries, renting office space in a faded building on 34th Street, was battling it out with countless other brands in New York’s Garment District. Glen Oaks’ namesake brand of polyester slacks—Broomsticks—billed itself “the hippest young men’s slacks in the world.” The only problem?

The Rebranding of Occupy Wall Street

The loss of loved ones and property in the wake of Hurricane Sandy is an undeniable nightmare for countless people.