(tip of the hat to Bad JooJoo)
Record stores! Dance parties! Skinny Jeans! KSDK cub reporter Dana Dean is on the scene:
Congrats to St. Louis TV station KSDK news for discovering hipster culture in St. Louis, advancing the local scene to only 5 years behind pop culture…
PS - Is this news? Those are places hipsters used to hang out in St. Louis when I lived there…in 2008!
STUDY: More people than ever use apps!
STUDY: Smartphone users rely on GPS and map functions so they won’t get lost.
STUDY: Small but growing number of people use their tablets as coasters for cold drinks.
STUDY: Men consume a whole lot of porn.
STUDY: More people than ever use emoticons in text messages.
STUDY: Consumers compare prices online while shopping at big box retail stores.
STUDY: Majority of Americans can’t find Mali on a map.
STUDY: Tech blogs and newspapers always happy to publish results of inane studies.
(But sometimes “common knowledge” is not supported by hard research, and when it becomes true then there are usually some surprises to the news. Also, I may be guilty of writing a few like these…)