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The Observer Hires "Anti-Hipster" Christian Lorentzen

05/13/2010 06:02 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Anti-hipster writer Christian Lorentzen has been hired as a senior editor by the New York Observer.

Lorentzen, famous (or infamous) for penning a piece entitled "Why the Hipster Must Die," previously worked at Harper's, and has written for n+1.

The weekly recently announced that web editor Tyler Thorseon would be departing after just three months on the job.

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