A Mess of It

Hipsters on the streets strutting their stuff. Photography by Kristy Leibowitz

Check out this photography exhibit up now in London on Hassidic Jewish Life.
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Great Tweets on Hipsters and Hassids:

Mick_Shrimpton RT @MC_IZREAL When I’m on stage, it’s a dope Hassidic vision – and I’m so hard core, I had a second circumcision.

joshzepps Hassidic Jews are great with plastic bags. This guy on the subway has a phone, a burrito, a hat & a clock, all in separate little bags. Nice

ROBNSTEELBRAND U wish u were a hipster.


huertanix Watching Flakes; Mediocre writing, embedded RIAA propoganda, and so hipster it hurts.

clontz At starbucks working on novel like some kind of urban hipster.

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A quote on Hipster Irony from Encyclopedia Dramatica
Hipster Irony, as it is called, determines irony as being a self-awareness of one’s behavior, insofar as that behavior is incongruent with what is expected and what actually occurs. 

Check out this dictionary on Hipster Slang. Some samples: 

STRAIGHT FROM THE FRIDGE = cool (obviously)
 
KNOW YOUR GROCERIES = Be hip, aware, alert to the situation.

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