What’s Your Definition of a Hipster?


The term “Hipster” has been brought up quite a bit. The name means different things depending on who you talk to, so I decided to ask people on Twitter what their definition of a Hipster was. Here’s what they had to say.

So, what’s your definition of a Hipster? Let us know in the comments.

Speaking of which, check out the hilarious Hipster Olympics by POYKPAC.

UPDATE 1: The cover story of Adbusters #79 was “Hipster: The Dead End of Western Civilization” [via Luke Westra] and Gavin McInnes (founder of Vice) wrote a post on Street Carnage about “Hating Hipsters” [via Micah].

UPDATE 2: Lori points us to this MasterCard “Priceless” commercial:

Scott Beale
Scott Beale

Scott Beale founded Laughing Squid in 1995 in San Francisco and is currently based in New York City. When not running the blog, Scott can be found posting on Threads and sharing photos on Instagram.