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If We Get Out Of This Rite Aid Alive

Kelly Fig Smith | Posted 09.12.2014 | Parents
Kelly Fig Smith

You forget what the first two stages of grief are and decide to land squarely in stage three: bargaining. You'll buy him a new toothbrush. A candy bar. A pony. Whatever he wants, if for the love of God he stops throwing up now. This instant. Immediately.

Why Is Emerson College So Hip?

| Mallory Noe-Payne | Posted 09.10.2014 | College

On Emerson College's first day of classes, the corner of Boylston and Tremont streets swarm with students; students drinking coffee, students smoking...

There's Street Art, Culture and Unique Places to Sleep: Berlin Is Where It's At

David Duran | Posted 09.09.2014 | Travel
David Duran

I've always been drawn to art-dominated cities, and by that I mean young art. Cities dominated by creative types, a place where you see graffiti on a ...

A Field Guide to Sustainabillies

Bob Brinkmann | Posted 08.27.2014 | Green
Bob Brinkmann

Most of us know a sustainabilly. The urban pickle canner, the suburban farmer, the home brewer, and the off-the-grid craftsman come to mind. However, I am finding that the term sustainabilly needs a bit of refinement in our modern age of specialization.

Vietnamese Hipsters Reveal The Power of Internet and Globalization

Sahra Vang Nguyen | Posted 08.04.2014 | World
Sahra Vang Nguyen

With such an eagerness to embrace American style, trends and culture, I hope Vietnam's youth remember that they have just as much to offer and inspire the global community as they like to adopt.

Hunter Stuart

This Is The Way 'Williamsburg' Ends

HuffingtonPost.com | Hunter Stuart | Posted 07.30.2014 | Business

NEW YORK -- Williamsburg long ago lost its reputation as a low-rent hipster haven free from big chain stores. But until just last week, the North Broo...

30 Signs Your Kid Is Turning Into A Hipster

Jennifer Latch | Posted 07.28.2014 | 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.

The 5 Most Hipster Neighborhoods On Earth

Thrillist | Posted 07.24.2014 | Travel
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Thrillist

The sad truth is that hipsters are by no means a domestic anomaly -- quite the opposite, in fact.

The 12 Most Unique College Courses In America

The Huffington Post | Nina Friend | Posted 06.23.2014 | College

Every college in America boasts that one life-changing class with that one legendary professor. If you’re lucky enough to be in such a class, you su...

I'm With Stupid: The One Thing Bacon Doesn't Make Better

Todd Hartley | Posted 08.20.2014 | Comedy
Todd Hartley

It's not that I dislike the taste or have any moral objection to eating fat; it's just that pork belly doesn't deserve to be its own trend. It's bacon, for crying out loud. It's what we put on everything to make everything taste better. Has bacon ever not been a food trend?

Irony, Hipsters and Why Sincerity Isn't Literally the Worst

Ryan Chapin Mach | Posted 08.18.2014 | College
Ryan Chapin Mach

Subversive dishonesty is an essential tool in daily life, whether in the name of satire, philosophy, art or simply discovering who you are. However indirect, irony is a route to the self, one that can sidestep the obstacles posed by society and state.

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.

5 Ways to Tell If You Are a Hipster Parent

Andrea Bonior | Posted 08.10.2014 | Parents
Andrea Bonior

Spending the weekend at an organic farmer's market, buying a variety of exotic foods to encourage a sophisticated palate in your child, shelling out a lot of dough for environmentally-responsible means of travel... for a certain set of parents, these are activities to be proud of.

Sorry, Hipsters, But You Don't Own These 8 Foods

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 05.23.2014 | Taste

Leave the ramps alone!

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.

How Not to Get Laid

Susan Rosenzweig | Posted 06.21.2014 | Women
Susan Rosenzweig

Honestly, the whole slacker/hipster, just rolled out of bed, not trying look is completely lost on me. I like my men to look like men, not perpetual 10th graders.

Fear Not the Hipster Beard; It Too Shall Pass

Rob Brooks | Posted 06.16.2014 | Science
Rob Brooks

If you haven't been outdoors in a few years, you might not have noticed that beards are back. Why are beards sprouting from the unlikeliest faces? And is there anything that might make them stop?

22 Foods Hipsters Need To Calm Down About

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 04.17.2014 | Taste

From kimchi to kale.

Which Hipster Job Is Perfect For You?

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 04.10.2014 | Business

There are many normal jobs in the world -- mechanic, teacher and salesman all come to mind. But why have one of those when you can gun for a job few e...

Hipsters Ordering Coffee Video Is Alarmingly Accurate

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 04.01.2014 | Taste

Hipsters and coffee are a match made in heaven.

When White Happens: Gentrification, Drug Dealing, and the American Dream

Dr. David J. Leonard | Posted 03.17.2014 | Black Voices
Dr. David J. Leonard

Co-authored with JLove Calderon Intended to be a celebration of Black History Month, Spike Lee reminded an audience at Pratt Institute that February ...

What's So Ridiculous About Glamping? We've Got A Few Ideas

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 03.15.2014 | Travel

One of our favorite funny people, Andy Lassner, tweeted out this gem and we kind of agree: Some horrible things have come from rich white people b...

Chicago vs. Downstate: The Battle Rages On

Reboot Illinois | Posted 05.06.2014 | Chicago
Reboot Illinois

There's always been something of a rivalry between downstate Illinois and Chicago. It gets serious when politicians are talking about things like distributing tax dollars for school funding and public construction projects.

Stop Complaining About Snowflakes

Brian Hanley | Posted 04.09.2014 | Healthy Living
Brian Hanley

Let's talk about something important. In a famous lecture, Mark Twain remarked that we all complain about the weather, but nobody does anything about ...

You Call That A Hipster? These Are Some @#$%ing Hipsters.

The Huffington Post | Amanda Scherker | Posted 02.07.2014 | Comedy

"Hipster" is one of those words that is used so frequently in everyday vernacular, it's practically become meaningless. Every art school kid, aspiring...