Hipsters

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People who considers themselves members of that category can deride others for being in that category. So when a person says, "I hate this place, it's full of hipsters." What they mean is, "I am a hipster, and you should recognize because I'm able to identify all these other hipsters whom I hate." It's a complicated linguistic operator but I'm pretty sure I'm right about it.

- John Darnielle of the Mountain Goats [1]