June 28, 2011 by Thomas Brady The various unkempt states of presenting oneself so that it looks as though you probably don’t have a job, and that is part of the look, because it makes you feel as though you’re filtering people that you do not want to deal with on a day-to-day basis. It’s a protectionist reaction. Yes. So if you have a problem with people that identify themselves as “hipsters,” well, it’s just a classification that likes to insulate itself so that it’s not infiltrated, even though they’re infiltrating themselves by making facsimiles and copies of themselves within their own population. — Reggie Watts, from My History Thus Far. So that’s why. That explains the PBR predilection, too.