Category Hipsters v Hippos

Hipster Baby or Baby Hippo: 3-day weekend vote

When I was  a senior in high school we took a class trip to Mexico, and after climbing the pyramids and trolling the streets of Mexico City, we spent the last three nights at a resort along a boardwalk in a location I do not recall. I have only three concrete memories from this portion […]

Hipster baby or Hipster baby?

One of our nightly rituals is watching Bravo’s “Watch What Happens Live” when I get home from work. The guests are always comically unpredictable and served cocktails from a bar that has been built into the set. And basically, any show that keeps its guests (and host) liquored up during filming is good in my […]

Hipster Baby or Baby Hippo: Brooklyn Fever

Brooklyn is basically a breeding ground for hipster babies. Neighborhoods like Carroll Gardens, Park Slope and Williamsburg are crawling with horny hipsters in their 20s and 30s. And the result is a stupid number of hipster babies teetering around sidewalks, bodegas and the grassy slopes of Prospect Park. My favorite part of visiting Brooklyn is […]

Hipster Baby or Baby Hippo: Nature edition

Baby hippo is cleaning up, and who could argue? Especially when he’s trotting around with little tortoise friends and all!   But just for fun, we’re putting him up against a rare breed Hipster Ginge.    

Hipster Baby or Baby Hippo: Take 2

I know that I’m probably the only one who really enjoys this new game, but I’m going to continue to solicit participation pretending it’s just as much fun for everyone else.  So let’s get to it.   The first round went to Baby Hippo, but by a narrow margin. And I can’t say I’m at […]

Hipster Baby or Baby Hippo

One of my favorite Google image searches is: baby hippo. But then today, for no reason at all, I wondered what kind of magical images a “baby hipster” search would bring me. And, let me tell you, that is a whole other rabbit hole in which to dive. But here, in this forum alone, the […]