Yes, since hops are only harvested once a year, most hops you buy are 3-15 months old and they have only been kept cool.
Freezing is better, though.
Remember one unassailable statistic, as explained by the late, great George Carlin: "Just think of how stupid the average person is, and then realize half of them are even stupider!"
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