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Meanwhile, head on over to Buzzfeed for their hilarious list of "18 reasons why Urban Outfitters is the worst." We especially love reason #5 hipster snuggies (right) and reason #9: "The owner, Richard Hayne, is an ultra conservative billionaire. He has donated thousands of dollars to extremely conservative politicians like Rick Santorum. Rick Santorum once said: If we allow gay marriage, next thing you know, people will be marrying goldfish." [Buzzfeed]