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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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Ballad of a gin man: Burleighs' hipster cradles a bottle
Before his sudden fall from grace, young Church of Scotland minister Rev Wade Smith admitted embracing the preening "cult" of the Christian hipster which he described as "very complex in a pretentious and inexplicable way".
According to data from Google Trends - which measures how many people are searching for certain keywords - it places sixth overall in search traffic for stereotypical "hipster" terms.
Fundraisers have been organising their own Hospital Hipster campaigns via the support.teessidehospice.org web page.
The illustrator and creative director who goes by the handle aizat.phrdz on Instagram shared the fashionable takes on five of Malaysia's new leaders in his 'Minihipsters' series - playing on the words ministers and hipsters - featuring Defence Minister Mat Sabu, Deputy Prime Minister and Women and Family Development Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng and Home Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin.
"A covert video shows food fans praising tapas-style dishes served from a hipster deli called Gregory and Gregory.
My transformation into a hipster came as a result of having recently moved house and waiting for the company that provides our Asymmetric Digital Subscriber Line (I just found out that is what ADSL stands for) to move our account from the one address to the new one.
Reciprocating, our hipster rolls up the sleeve of his organic cotton check shirt to show his designer 'ink' of the lunar cycle and a dream catcher etched on his puny pale arm.
The district of Ancoats has been named the most hipster area of Manchester and seventh most hipster in the UK, closely followed by Chorlton and the Northern Quarter, according to a list by TravelSupermarket.
En la ciudad de Guadalajara, en Mexico, esta clase hipster tiene una oportunidad de oro para modelar la ciudad de acuerdo a sus fantasias y aspiraciones.
The same can not be said of hipster racism - it is deeply embedded in popular culture.
As he stated a few days ago, the hipster trend has taken over , and Sprakes commented: "It's a lot more casual, very hipster.