This species of urban dweller inhabits Wicker Park, Bucktown, and college campuses. Pacifist by nature, the Homo sapiens barackus is easily identified by its enthusiasm for outsiders—obscure musicians, conspiracy theorists, one local presidential candidate. Here are more ways to spot the species.

photograph by LISA PREDKO
Models: Michele A. Lenni, Daniel Marsden  Dog: Heika Owdom-Weitz  Stylist: Amy Lauhoff O’Brien  Hair & Makeup: Trisha Vallone