Variations on the Hipster Bear Trap 

A few weeks ago two street artist laid out a “hipster” bear trap on Bedford Avenue, baiting it with a can of PBR, pink Ray-Bans, a fixed-gear bike chain, and a pack of American Spirits. We feel that more specificity is required if one wants to actually catch bona fide hipsters.

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The Graphic Designer
(laptop, coffee from Modca, copy of Rem Koolhaas)

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The Fancy Bartender
(suspenders, elderflower, homemade absinthe, mustache wax)

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The Fixie
(racing cap, u-lock, black t-shirt)

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The Neo-Farmer (heirloom beet, Whole Earth Catalog, bag of dirt, vintage trowel)

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The Kickballer
(kneesocks, short shorts, Turkey's Nest big styrofoam cup, kickball)




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