Quiz: Hipster or Racist?

I was mad at white people before it was cool.

a year ago

Latest Podcast Why do American Heroes Never Have Parents? — ft. Mtume ('Escape From Plan A' Ep. 190)
by Plan A Editors

For each statement, guess whether a hipster or racist would say it.

  1. The more obviously they are one, the more they deny it.
  2. They think the word that describes them is waaaaaaaaaay overused.
  3. A lot of people are surprised they still exist in this day and age.
  4. They love vintage, steampunk, or cyberpunk aesthetics, especially with an Asian twist.
  5. They wish they could go back in time and live the way their grandparents did.
  6. When they get called out on questionable views, they claim they “only said that ironically.”
  7. In mainstream media, they’re usually portrayed as unlikeable and described with eye-rolls and contempt.
  8. Five years ago they were a counterculture, but now they’re being fully embraced by the mainstream.
  9. They’re trying to get more people of color to join their ranks to stay relevant.

Answers:

  1. Both
  2. Racist
  3. Hipster
  4. Hipster
  5. Both
  6. Both
  7. Hipster
  8. Racist
  9. Racist

Real Answer:

Just kidding, hipsters can be racist AF!


Like this article by Diana Lu?

Become a Plan A Patreon to support our writers!

  • Bonus podcast episodes
  • Patron-only Discord server

Want to know why we started a Patreon? Click here

Diana Lu

Published a year ago