YUCCIES?

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  1. Giada MAGA

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    I missed this, a new variation of hipsters.
    TBB posters in the Pacific NW...details.
    Is there really a difference or is this a generation from emo-hipster-yuccie?


    It's time to ditch the beard! Forget the Hipster, there's a new crowd in town called the YUCCIES (Young Urban Creatives)... so are you one of them?

    • Hipsters have heavily influenced trends or the last 10 years
    • But there is a new breed of young person on the scene called a Yuccie
    • The Yuccie is similar to the hipster but also strives for money and success
    By CAROLINE MCGUIRE FOR MAILONLINE
    PUBLISHED: 07:36 GMT, 7 July 2015 | UPDATED: 08:57 GMT, 7 July 2015



    But while the hipster has been a source of much derision over the years, it appears that the yuccie may be even more irritating.
    The reason for this is that they aspire to be as creative and cool as a hipster, but they also want to have the income and life of luxury that comes with being a yuppie.
    According the the Urban dictionary, Hipsters are: 'A subculture of men and women typically in their 20's and 30's that value independent thinking, counter-culture, progressive politics, an appreciation of art and indie-rock, creativity and intelligence.'
    ...

    Yuccies have left university and cut their teeth in the world of business during a recession.

    On top of this, they have huge student loans, have seen the launch of zero hours contracts and are doomed to stay in the rental market until well into their thirties.
    This environment makes it much more difficult to become a hipster who cares little about what they're being paid, so long as they are honing their craft.

    While a yuccie might aspire to be a struggling artiste, the reality is that they need a decent income.
    According to The Times, one of the easiest ways to marry these two ideas is by getting a job in technology industry.

    ARE YOU ARE HIPSTER OR A YUCCIE?
    HIPSTER TRAITS
    Hipster
    Wears: Lumberjack shirts, charity shop jeans, beanie hats and Buddy Holly glasses
    Listens to: Old vinyl
    Travels by: Fixie bike
    Eats: Quinoa salads, expensive burgers and kale
    Drinks: Cocktails in jam jars and craft beer
    Smokes: A pipe or roll-up cigarettes
    Holidays: A yoga retreat or a festival their friend has set up
    Look: Beards, red lipstick, dip dye hair, undercuts for girls, long hair for men, sleeve tattoos
    Star hipsters: Jarvis Cocker, Alison Mosshart
    Works: Freelance graphic designer, musician
    YUCCIE TRAITS
    Yuccie
    Wears: 90s clothing, including orthopedic-style sandals, mini back packs, high-waisted jeans, over-sized sweaters and round sunglasses
    Listens to: Their huge playlists on Spotify
    Travels by: Uber
    Eats: Anything from a food truck (pop-ups are so passe), artisan donuts and vegan ice cream
    Drinks: Vodka and green juice made in their Nutribullet, craft beer
    Smokes: A vaporiser
    Holidays: An Air BnB apartment
    Look: A few meaningful tattoos, a short moustache for men or clean shaven
    Star yuccies: Mark Zuckerberg, Zoella
    Works: Social media consultant, vlogger



    Read more:http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-3150998/It-s-time-ditch-beard-Forget-Hipster-s-new-crowd-town-called-YUCCIES-Young-Urban-Creatives-one-them.html#ixzz45PeG4V4k
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    I have a relative that's leaning in that direction (even though I think he doesn't realize it). I'm going to fuck that kid's head right up.

    I'm taking him to the rifle range.
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    I'm not a hipster or a yuccie, I would classify myself as a "good ole' boy"
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