Hipsters’ Environmental Sins

“Do you suppose there’s an entire ocean garbage patch made entirely of shutter shades?”

Environmental magazine Grist takes a swing at the cool with a look at how hipsters may on one hand wave the eco flag, their behavior might actually harm the earth. Their criticism covers everything from rain-forest destroying cocaine use, to fixie hunting to the purchasing disposable kitsch fashion. On the subject of disposable clothing, our favorite line is:

Do you suppose there’s an entire ocean garbage patch made entirely of shutter shades?

Grist

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