Lexica (lexica510) wrote,
Lexica
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Never been hip — and kind of glad about it

From the article "The death of the double entendre" on TheStar.com:
I neither recognized nor understood these cultural touchstones. This made me very happy. Being culturally incompetent is a fine thing. It means you're busy doing other things, like standing in line in IKEA, talking real estate at dinner parties, reading The New Yorker instead of Maxim, and other painful but necessary rites of adulthood.


Heh.
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