Posts Tagged ‘rebecca greenfield’

Washington’s Hipness to Be Proven by Twitter Campaign

Weeks after the Atlantic Wire's Rebecca Greenfield declared D.C. tragically unhip, local firm VerdeHouse—which turns  raw locations into temporary event spaces—is apparently still smarting from the ensuing Internet spat. But now, it's got hashtags.
"We at verdeHOUSE have a bone to pick with Rebecca Greenfield," writes the firm's communications and new media intern, Mansi Shah, in a [...]

Atlantic Curses Politico Hipsters to Eternal Unhipness

This Atlantic Wire article on why D.C. will never be the hippest city of them all is infuriating, but not because it insults the city's collective street credibility. After all, the Forbes "politico hipster" blurb that kicked this off was largely treated like a joke, at least until some people didn't get it.
Instead, writer Rebecca [...]