Pitchforks Meet Payos [Photo Gallery]


File under: culture pseudo-clash. We couldn’t get over this AP photo gallery on Gothamist of Amish families taking a tour of a Hasidic Brooklyn neighborhood on Tuesday. Both insular, devout communities had remarkably similar outward appearances and surely found much of their simple, pious daily lives to be familiar as well. Could some of the visiting Lancaster, PA, youth eventually find their way back to Crown Heights when rumspringa time rolls around? Judging by the video after the jump, we’re thinking not.