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OT- Are you elitist or down-to-earth All-American?
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Submitted by briansd1 on May 25, 2012 - 10:50am
Allan previously posted a link about snobbery.
The article got me thinking about what constitutes being elitist and out of touch with the real world.
Is a billionaire who's in the 1% and flies around on his private jet really connected to the people?
What about a college professor who studies social issues? Is he elitist because he thinks and reflects too much?
Is wanting the best schools for your kids snobbish? What about seeking the best neighborhood you can afford?
Is being thin like a Hollywood actor elitist? I consider that normal, but apparently the new normal is fat.
Are horse back-riding and wind sailing elitist sports? What about golf? Maybe baseball and soccer are more appropriate sports.
Is elitism how you conduct yourself, or the cost of the products you consume, or the size of your net-worth?
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