Thought Catalog


If you’ve ever been accused of being a hipster and you’ve taken it kind of personally or wondered what the hell people were even talking about, you should feel comfort in knowing YOU ARE NOT ALONE.

I noticed another trend: many responded, “This is why I don’t want to move to Brooklyn,” citing broadly outlined “hipster” behavior. As a Brooklyn native who was born and lived two thirds of my life here, I found this comment more disturbing than any of the negative feedback about my acting skills.