The Word: Beyonce goes full-on Brooklyn hipster

Beyonce posted these photos of her bike ride across the Brooklyn Bridge to her Instagram account.
Beyonce posted these photos of her bike ride across the Brooklyn Bridge to her Instagram account.

I’m calling it. Brooklyn’s status as second banana to Manhattan is officially over. When even superstar Beyonce is embracing the Brooklyn lifestyle, you know it’s the center of the world.

Beyonce’s concert dates at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center wrapped up Monday night, and to celebrate she biked across the Brooklyn Bridge to get to the show. (OK, so she’s apparently staying in Manhattan. That just means that Manhattan is — gasp — a suburb of Brooklyn.) Bey posted a set of Instagram photos of her journey across the bridge.

And she didn’t ditch Brooklyn after her shows, either. After her concert Saturday night, the star was spotted hanging out at a casual Prospect Heights bar. Yep. Even Beyonce loves bikes and picklebacks. Manhattan is definitely done.


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