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hipster

A young person who is counter culture. Typically progressive in politics, hipsters in the 2015 time frame are often retro and anti-tech, renouncing the latest high-style fashions and gadgets. The moniker dates back to the 1940s when jazz was the "hip" music to listen to. See Luddite.
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The same can not be said of hipster racism - it is deeply embedded in popular culture.
Others have hoped, publicly, that economic annihilation after Brexit will be the levelling the economy needs - gleefully pointing to hipsters as people the country will gladly see the back of when Armageddon befalls us.
By ROZ LAWS BIRMINGHAM is home to Britain's fastest growing hipster hotspots, according to a new survey.
com)-- It seems like the hipster coffee trends aren't stopping any time soon because a weird new drink has just gone viral again.
The hipsters will need to move on to something else but a lot of us still need to catch up with the trendies.
My nan would have called them odd balls - too authentic to be hipsters, they are the 'alternatives'.
But others are exactly what you'd expect to see on a young, trendy hipster who is marrying her Mr or Miss in Las Vegas' Chapel O'Love under the watchful eye of the King of Rock'n'Roll.
Roding Automobile, which was initially launched in 2008, is a German automaker that presented an alternative sports car, presumably targeted at hipster auto fans who preferred to go against the grain with their performance car choices.
Se trata, por lo tanto, de un proceso de fabricacion de productos culturales dirigidos a promover la idea que tienen los hipsters de si mismos como metaconsumidores por encima de los burdos mecanismos del mercado, accediendo a las creaciones de mas alta calidad, y cuyo disfrute les permite alejarse de unas realidades sociales que encuentran tan alejadas como inferiores.
The hipster look is leading more men than ever to have a beard transplant, surgeons have said.
The Bondi Hipsters are funny, quotable and already well established.
I didn't know what a hipster was because we don't have that in England, I don't think.