After more than twenty years of living just up the hill from Hipster Street – that would be Melrose Avenue – it's hard to take any of this too seriously. Hipsters, in their self-importance, try far too hard at pretending they don't care about their self-importance. They generate their casually pretentious look-at-me street art, working on being cool. If you have to work at being cool you're not. But there is the setting. This is Los Angeles' last hip street. Or maybe that's...
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