What's needed is a hipster cleansing to  OCT 21 2003

What's needed is a hipster cleansing to make the world safe for the rest of us again.

There are 10 reader comments

ihave aname!24 21 200310:24AM

ok mr. conference-hopping, segway-driving, designer-blogger-man!

Maciej Ceglowski36 21 200310:36AM

Calling Kottke a hipster gives hope to us geeks everywhere.

Emily40 21 200310:40AM

Jason may be a geekster, but at least he doesn't have "parallel diaristic concerns." Give me a fucking break -- and I say this as a former art history major.

Jim Ray46 21 200310:46AM

I think the hipster cleansing would have to start with the great online hipster refuge and time suck: Friendster! (p.s. you forgot to add "iPod-donning" to that list of Kottke hipster qualities)

anon05 21 200311:05AM

Let's not forget that he grew up in the midwest, then moved to California and New York to get a quick buck like any other carpetbagger, I mean, "hipster."

p221 22 200312:21AM

seems like y'all just hate the picture...
doesn't sound like such a bad show

D. U. Kinmen06 22 2003 1:06PM

Rarely do hipsters trust their own kind.

Iain04 27 2003 2:04PM

I don't understand what you mean. Are you saying that the world should be rid of David Shapiro and his ilk? What exactly is wrong with him?

This thread is closed to new comments. Thanks to everyone who responded.

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