And what exactly do hipsters have to do with anything?
As our online identities have become increasingly important and the era of ever-rising individuality has given birth to the modern hipster, so too have we changed the fundamental way we go about our daily lives. The Hipster Effect was dedicated to tracking those changes, but has since been shut down.
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