|Max Bemis of Say Anything talks to that "stupid website with Satan as its figurehead" about Hebrews.|
And, eventually, it drove me to drop out of college and pursue music. "Admit It!!!" it was written around 2002, after the first Strokes record came out. This is pre-Vampire Weekend, it's pre-fun. and stuff like that. It was literally the beginnings of the "hipster." It was right then, people were just starting to move to Brooklyn to reclaim it and gentrify it. But I feel like I skirt that line—if you look at me, I could just be any other 30-year-old dude walking around in Greenpoint and my friends and tastes and sense of humor could just put me directly into what could be considered "contrived modern indie guy." But I've always felt so turned off by so many aspects of what that culture has become that I feel like ever since then I've been overcompensating.