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This Man’s New Facebook Profile Picture Has Made Him A Web Star

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 11.29.2015 | Weird News

All Ivor Noyek did was post a new profile picture on Facebook. The snap shows him walking down the side of a New York road, hands in pockets and deep ...

The Middlemarch Millennial

Christopher Witte | Posted 11.12.2015 | Books
Christopher Witte

Take a step back and this intergenerational warfare, fought across the trenches of technology-swayed narcissism and entitlement, arguably resembles a more fundamental and timeless sort of conflict -- the pitting of emergent youth against traditionalist elders.

4 Cities Where All The Cool Kids Are Moving

Thrillist | Posted 11.12.2015 | Travel

By: Kristin Hunt Credit: Flickr/pulaw(Edited) Now that Portlandia has logged five seasons and word of Voodoo Doughnut has traveled all the way...

Nope, Hipsters Aren't The Only Ones Who Ride Bikes

The Huffington Post | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 11.09.2015 | Black Voices

Biking -- along with craft beer and ironic tees -- has become one of the various indicators of the stereotypical urban hipster. Seen as a tren...

Rick Steves: The Original Hipster

Rick Steves | Posted 10.15.2015 | Travel
Rick Steves

The New York Times recently ran an article about hipster fashion trends that claimed sarcastically that "the Rick Steves look is next." While I'm honored to be mentioned in any article discussing pop culture, I must respectfully disagree with the author. It is, in fact, the current fashion trend.

12 Words/Expressions to Avoid

Elizabeth Ann Thompson | Posted 10.01.2015 | Black Voices
Elizabeth Ann Thompson

Beyond corporate-speak, popspeak is annoying. Here are 12 words that are trending and imho should not be used, yes a ban on free speech.

Original Unverpackt: Zero Waste (VIDEO) | Posted 07.16.2015 | Green

Original Unverpackt (Originally Unpackaged) is a Berlin-based supermarket which demonstrates one very simple way we can cut down on the amount of waste we produce in our day to day lives.

Do Latino Neighborhoods Have More to Fear from Gentrification?

Daniel Cubias | Posted 07.02.2015 | Latino Voices
Daniel Cubias

In response to this dark side of gentrification, some Latino community leaders in Los Angeles launched the "gente-fication" movement ("gente" is Spanish for "people," but you already knew that).

10 Things Every Portland Kid Knows

Ali Wilkinson | Posted 06.22.2015 | Comedy
Ali Wilkinson

I realized that no matter where my kids grow up, they will be viewing the world through a lens. It's just the Portland lens is made through organic, sustainable practices.

5 Ways to Do Hipster Right

Joni Edelman | Posted 06.19.2015 | Comedy
Joni Edelman

Grow beard. Added points for handlebar mustache. Double points for man bun. Triple points for man bun messier than your wife's.

A Man in Wolf's Clothing

Aimee Heckel | Posted 06.17.2015 | Weird News
Aimee Heckel

My husband doesn't even like wolves. He doesn't actively hate them, but he's impartial. It doesn't matter. His feelings on the subject are irrelevant. Wolves like him, and they have become a part of his identity, whether he likes it or not.

This Awesome Self-Portrait Project Puts the 'Terrific' in 'Hipsterrific'

DL Cade | Posted 06.16.2015 | Arts
DL Cade

When it came time for Sao Paolo-based photographer and art director Adriano Alarcon to shave the beard he had spent 4 months growing, he didn't waste ...

25 Photos of Epic Beards and the Men that Make Them Look Good

DL Cade | Posted 06.08.2015 | Style
DL Cade

No shave November is nowhere in sight, but if you take a look around any major metropolitan area you'll realize that people no longer need an excuse t...

Movie Review: While We're Young -- Aging Ungracefully

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.26.2015 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Films about the generation gap tend to pit parent versus child, old values against new, youth versus age, experience against optimism. Which is what makes Noah Baumbach's While We're Young such a treat...

Sundance Interview: Christmas, Again Director Charles Poekel, Stars Kentucker Audley and Hannah Gross

Kristin McCracken | Posted 03.30.2015 | Entertainment
Kristin McCracken

After 25 years in New York, I must admit I'd never stopped to think about the people who work Christmas tree stands. Never, that is, until I saw Christmas, Again, Charles Poekel's debut feature film, borne of a perhaps unprecedented dedication to research.

This Is The Mathematical Reason All Hipsters Look The Same

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 11.13.2014 | Arts

Hipsters are a strange, plaid-wearing paradox: the term is meant to denote someone who's different from the norm, and yet, why do they -- in their fla...

Five Facts about Fungi: The Unsung Heroes

Dr. Gregory M. Mueller, Ph.D. | Posted 11.09.2014 | Green
Dr. Gregory M. Mueller, Ph.D.

Sometimes, it's all too easy to overlook what's really important in life. Countless heroes go unsung as they carry out their important work behind the scenes. Today I would like to take a moment to acknowledge a group of unsung heroes working diligently all over the world: fungi.

How to Be a Hipster at Northwestern University

CollegeFashionista | Posted 09.27.2014 | Style

Trying to define how a typical Northwestern student dresses is next to impossible. Our diverse student body comes from a vast array of cities, states, countries, religions, political backgrounds, sexual orientations and much more.

30 Signs Your Kid Is Turning Into A Hipster

Jennifer Latch | Posted 09.23.2014 | Parents
Jennifer Latch

20. Somehow they acquired their own sourdough starter and plan to open their own pop-up bread stand in their friend's garage.

This Might Be The Most Hipster Item Of Clothing Ever

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 06.19.2014 | Style

What’s more cliché hipster than biking to work in a plaid shirt? Biking to work in a plaid shirt with sewn-in reflective stripes. San Franci...

Trendy Wendy: What's Up With Hipster Hate?

Kimann Schultz | Posted 08.10.2014 | Fifty
Kimann Schultz

I have read on "hipster," looked it up online as a word, browsed here on HuffPost too, still honestly trying to get a tangible definition of the term. There appear to be no boundaries.

The Myth of the Brooklyn Nets Fan: 5 Notes From Game 4

Zach Wasser | Posted 07.15.2014 | Sports
Zach Wasser

When I see people wearing Nets apparel, I figure they're just reppin Brooklyn. That leaves the Nets in a potentially unique situation: everyone loves their brand, but not many people actually follow the team.

Using 'Science' To Differentiate Hipster And Bro Music

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 03.06.2014 | Entertainment

"Who are some artists that you listen to?" When this question is answered with the names of artists that the asker has never heard of, the other is...

The Real Meaning Of Normcore, The Fashion Trend That Went Oddly Viral

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 03.07.2014 | Arts

The term "normcore" has been sweeping the internet this past week, giving a name to a contemporary fashion trend marked by white sneakers, zip-up swea...

Apparently Now a Tax Expert, ESPN's Kenny Mayne Helps Mustache-Clad Hipsters with IRS Challenges

Dr. Abraham Froman | Posted 05.04.2014 | Weird News
Dr. Abraham Froman

It goes without saying that one of the key drivers of the Mustached American experience in recent years has been the skinny jean and lower nose foliage-clad American hipster species. Now it's time to educate hipsters in non-ironic ways.