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Old 05-23-2008, 11:15 PM
 
Location: West LA
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what exactly is a "hipster" anyway?
You've never been to Silver Lake... have you?
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Old 05-24-2008, 07:49 AM
 
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ummm nope. I've only been to LA twice in my whole life.
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Old 01-09-2009, 03:06 PM
 
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What about the music and art scene in Silverlake? West Hollywood? Westwood? Brentwood?
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Old 01-09-2009, 03:29 PM
 
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ummm nope. I've only been to LA twice in my whole life.
Hipster - in the modern sense - is a NYC slang (think East Village or Williamsburg) that made its way to the rest of the US and worldwide. The old California slang for the same type of pretentious, wanna-be, pseudo-artsy young person was "poser", but that word seems to have died out.
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Old 01-10-2009, 10:55 AM
 
Location: Below the fray
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We've lived in Silver Lake going on two years. It's fine.
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