D.C, sixth most 'hipster' region in America
The District is ‘hip’ in more than simply politics, as it was recently ranked one of America’s most ‘hipster’ regions, BuzzFeed writes.
The website ranked top searches for ‘hipster’ by city. The District came out sixth, with Minnesota leading, and New York, home to Williamsburg and the oft-portrayed hipster, falling in second.
The news comes without surprise, considering a night out in the H Street corridor means hipsters clad in too-tight jeans, brogues, and plaid–round glasses shielding their postmodern disdain. Even D.C. Council Chairman Kwame Brown is jumping on the hipster bike.
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A Hipster is: One who possesses tastes, social attitudes, and opinions deemed cool by the cool. The Hipster walks among the masses in daily life but is not a part of them and shuns or reduces to kitsch anything held dear by the mainstream. A Hipster ideally possesses no more than 2 percent body fat.
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