Hipsters by EisenbergD2

Champion(s):

gregariouschinchilla
Rufio! Rufio! Rufioooooooo!


Runner(s)-Up:

DoyleE
Oscar Wilde said, "One's real life is so often the life that one does not lead." I should've been the one to get to say that.


Quiz Description

A quiz for people who were into quizzes before they were big.

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1 gregariouschinchilla 412 96 15
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2 DoyleE 393 90 00
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3 Matto 323 83 15
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4 OlewnickB 297 76 15
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Questions:

HIPSTORY: What author and co-founder of The Village Voice published an essay on hipsters titled "The White Negro" in Dissent in 1957?

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Norman Mailer

CAFES: What Canadian cartoonist and author drew this?

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Kate Beaton

BEARDS: A letter from Grace Bedell famously convinced what man to grow a beard? He later became the first person in his position with a beard.

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Abraham Lincoln

FLANNEL: No hipster wardrobe is complete without flannel. If you're really into flannel and not just a fan of the stuff everyone knows, you'll also have "Grey Flannel," a cologne released in 1975 by what designer?

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Geoffrey Beene

PLAID: Before it was popular, the word "plaid" was "plaide," a Scottish Gaelic word meaning what?

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Blanket (Mantle)

GLASSES: What breed of dog is the Hipster Dog, as seen in its glasses and scarf here?

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Bichon Frise

INDIE MUSIC: As of March 2016, what is the last new album release to earn a perfect score of 10 from Pitchfork? (Full album title required, artist not required.)

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My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy

TELEVISION: On the first episode of "Portlandia," two hipsters (played by Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein) drive out to Aliki Farms to see where the chicken offered at a local restaurant was raised, only to get brainwashed by a cult leader played by what SNL cast member?

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Jason Sudeikis

PABST BLUE RIBBON: In the 1880s, Frederick Pabst's Best Select Lager began being sold with a blue silk ribbon tied around the neck of the bottle. What event later caused a shortage of silk, thus forcing this practice to stop?

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World War I

CRAFT BEER: Another question about beer, because every hipster should have a favorite craft brewery - like, for instance, this Vermont brewery, best known for making Heady Topper, the beer currently listed as the 5th best in the world by BeerAdvocate.

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The Alchemist

IPA: One more question about beer - this time, the favorite choice of hipsters everywhere, India pale ales. In what modern-day country did the term "India pale ale" first appear, showing up in a newspaper published on August 29, 1829?

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Australia

CINEMA: What's your favorite full-length film directed by Paul Thomas Anderson (not including documentaries)? You only get points if you're a true hipster - that is, if your favorite PTA movie is the LEAST common answer given by everyone taking this quiz.

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There Will Be Blood, The Master, Boogie Nights, etc.