Hipster coffee shops who refuse to do to-go espresso because it will “ruin the integrity” of the coffee. Douchiest thing ever?
In the last year, NYT Standards editor Phil Corbett notes, the paper has used “hipster” more than 250 times, leading him to determine that:
Hipster’s second life as hip slang seems to have lost its freshness. And with so many appearances, I’m not sure how precise a meaning it conveys. It may still be useful occasionally, but let’s look for alternatives and try to give it some rest.
In the words of fek:
“Told You Motherf—kers” tag time. Also, how about that Phil Corbett? Way to come in guns blazing this summer.