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Hipster: The Dead End of Western Civilization

Monday, February 23rd, 2009

  Hipster: The Dead End of Western Civilization

“We’ve reached a point in our civilization where counterculture has mutated into a self-obsessed aesthetic vacuum. So while hipsterdom is the end product of all prior countercultures, it’s been stripped of its subversion and originality.”

So writes Douglas Haddow in the cover story of Adbusters Issue #79.

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