5 Things To Know This A.M. — Dec 15 2011

Watch out Brooklyn, funny-guy David Cross is thinking of dropping out of the bustle of Manhattan and heading to your neck of the woods. Here’s his take on the whole thing. (Gothamist)
Still stuck on what to get that overly picky One Percenter for the holidays? Check out this guide to where to shop for your money hungry buddy. (NY Racked)
We’re all for the leather and chains of the H&M Dragon Tattoo collection, but chaining a model to the couch at the pop-up shop? How does that make you feel? (NY Mag)
Acclaimed photographer Harry Benson talks about his 40+ years of experience taking iconic pics for magazines such as Life and Vanity Fair, plus the laundry list of recognizable names he’s worked with. (NY Observer)
Cult foodie (or really, dessertie?) destination Momofuko Milk Bar is known for their oddball cookies and pastries and now you can make your own nontraditional desserts with head pastry chef Christina Tosi’s new cookbook. (Huffington Post)