The “sophomore slump” is a term in music where a band makes a groundbreaking debut album, and the 2nd never really lives up to the hype/expectation, etc.
The NY Observer has an interesting article about this today: http://www.observer.com/2011/08/o-bummer-hipsters-o-bandon-obama/
Some econoLOLs there. Art installations for Obama? Yo La Tengo fundraiser? We really LOL at “Obaminatrixes” – how can we meet one?
I wonder if hipsters are disillusioned at the % of funds sent to Washington chewed up in administrative waste…..ah, really, this post was an excuse to share this LOL picture: