Some of Their Early Stuff is OK…: Nitsuh Abebe offers a master-class hipster guide to hating the Beatles at parties. [Vulture]

Flipped: The Italo-trads of Japan are flipping up the ends of their collars. We’re all for affectations, but this one doesn’t quite make sense. [The Sartorialist]

Tales of the Krampus: Say hello to the Krampus, the evil leader of Christmas. He does make the holiday a lot more metal. [The Storque]

Stay Warm: In praise of the shawl collar cardigan. [Men’s Flair]

—R.B.

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