Entries Tagged as 'hipsters'

Wednesday, July 8th, 2009

Can You Get Away With RayBans?

So chuffed about the Wall Street Journal review of How Not To Act Old, which calls the book “as insightful as it is entertaining,” that I may stay up till 10:30 tonight and put an extra wedge of lemon in my seltzer.  Woo! The Journal piece includes a book excerpt detailing what items of hipster […]

Tuesday, September 9th, 2008

#121: No Arcade Fire or Porkpie Hats

It’s one thing for an ancient (that’s you, baby) to keep abreast (there’s an old word) of popular culture and stay aware of what the young and deck and hipsterish are doing just to torture you. But it’s quite another to attempt to actually be a hipster. You may think you can deconstruct all the […]

Sunday, June 15th, 2008

#20: No Poodles

There are “young” dogs and there are “old” dogs, and sorry, but poodles are owned mainly by people over 40. Why? Because they’re practical: smart, hypoallergenic, non-shedding. And because they’re out of style. The small dog du jour is a Yorkie or a Dachshund, not a Toy Poodle. The big dog favored by hipsters might […]

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