I like the above image because it presents two prevalent demographics of the area.
Beigel in a brown bag = the must-have accessory of Brick Lane. That, and oversized glasses, skinny jeans, and a single-gear bicycle. Extra points if you are carting around a large piece of artwork.
Later that evening, we went to the Book Club in Shoreditch. Dj's downstairs, a ping pong table upstairs. I left my friends to go to the toilet, and ended up getting sucked into the ping pong crowd. I teamed up with a sweetheart named Yaz and impressed everyone with my American ping pong skills.