Remembering the Hipster
There's really no way to get around the fact that VICE is—or at least was and probably still is, depending on who's asking—definitely, probably, at least a little bit totally hipster.
A guide to the subcultures you will come to hate over the next few years.
Is it by design? Marketing? Close proximity to a gourmet cheese shop?
Being a hipster essentially means you struggle to give your life meaning through the things you consume and the irony you employ. Being black in America means that your struggle is for life itself.
Hipsters use English. Hipsters ruin everything. Therefore, did hipsters ruin English?
Hipster, as a term, is notoriously difficult to define. Mainly because it doesn't really mean anything.
Mark "The Cobrasnake" Hunter shot over a million party photos over the course of ten years.
The true hipsters have become too mainstream to remain hip, and the mainstream itself has reacted by picking up that which was once alt.
2015 was the year that the hipster (at least the hard-defined, Look At This Fucking variety) died.
There's really no way to get around the fact that VICE is, or at least was and probably still is depending on who's asking, definitely, probably, at least a little bit totally hipster.