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BoMag laments influx of BoMag readers

There's plenty to like about this Boston magazine story on the changing South End: it takes gentrification seriously, mourns the passing of Tim's Tavern, and doesn't use the phrase "SoWa" once.

That said, it's worth noting that the author thinks the South End sucks because it's filling up with Boston magazine's target audience. In his words:
[T]he scene is distinctly white, straight, suburban (or buying there soon), and likelier to be sporting khakis, golf shirts, and sweater sets than skinny jeans, indie rock tees, and body art. These are people who do well enough to pay $11 for a cocktail without blinking, and would not look out of place at Back Bay hangouts like Clerys or Abe & Louie's.
Yes, those are your readers.

Myself, I'd give the loss of racial and economic diversity more weight than the dearth of hipsters. But then, I don't have any skinny jeans.

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