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To think there is so much pointless, stupid snobbery out there

(35 Posts)
discotequewreck Wed 30-Jan-13 20:17:08

And the middle classes are the worst

KenLeeeeeee Wed 30-Jan-13 20:19:04

biscuit to go with the chip on your shoulder.

MrsWolowitzerables Wed 30-Jan-13 20:19:05

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

Bluestocking Wed 30-Jan-13 20:19:05

Perhaps a biscuit would help?

HollyBerryBush Wed 30-Jan-13 20:19:09

Define 'class'.

RuleBritannia Wed 30-Jan-13 20:22:21

Give an example. <slurs> wine

BumpingFuglies Wed 30-Jan-13 20:23:22

Absolutely OP. Dreadful upstarts.

MrsTerryPratchett Wed 30-Jan-13 20:23:56

Irony, much?

BumpingFuglies Wed 30-Jan-13 20:25:27

Are there middle classes then? How many? How are they classified?

discotequewreck Wed 30-Jan-13 20:26:08

I live in what I would call a predominantly middle class area. Okay you get snobbery anywhere and everywhere but what irritates me, is the people who think they're superior just because they have more money.

Money which was made in the property boom, through cheap oil and exploitation.

Today I have had to endure racist comments, comments about single mothers.

wewereherefirst Wed 30-Jan-13 20:27:49

Racist comments and derogatory comments about single mothers isn't snobbery y'know? It's universally shitty behaviour.

saycheeeeeese Wed 30-Jan-13 20:28:17

Don't drip feed OP it wont end well, what happened and give examples before you get thrown any more buns.

MrsTerryPratchett Wed 30-Jan-13 20:29:16

Racism is most definitely no respecter of class. Really.

Sorry that you have had some shitty people to deal with today.

MorrisZapp Wed 30-Jan-13 20:29:33

What's your point? Having a go at the middle class seems pretty snobby to me.

TotallyBS Wed 30-Jan-13 20:29:48

disco - I have an Asian friend that lives in East London. I don't think that he will agree with you about racism being a MC thing smile

discotequewreck Wed 30-Jan-13 20:29:49

It is ironic isn't it, that I am generalising about middle class people. However they are hardly a marginalised group are they hmm

nefertarii Wed 30-Jan-13 20:30:03

Its nothing to with being middle class. Its to do with being a twat. And there are loads of tests regardless of class.

But you do get the irony of your posts, don't you?

nefertarii Wed 30-Jan-13 20:31:15

shit. Well done op. I think its the first time I have seen an op get it.

wewereherefirst Wed 30-Jan-13 20:32:16

This thread is just snobbery and based wholly on opinions you've got from a few people, don't tar everyone with the same brush, you're no better than those 'middle classes' who pass judgment at you.

cocoachannel Wed 30-Jan-13 20:34:19

<<Ignores thread and goes back to munching on breadstick grissini>>

Viviennemary Wed 30-Jan-13 20:35:52

I agree actually. But I'm probably a culprit these days. I never used to be.

propertyNIGHTmareBEFOREXMAS Wed 30-Jan-13 20:37:23

I would swank straight past you with my designer handbag, OP.
Being MC rocks.

Not really. fFs OP, stop discriminating against us Middle classes. Once you see past our Land and Range Rovers we are really quite nice smile and not that different to you.

LittleChimneyDroppings Wed 30-Jan-13 20:39:57

Middle class doesn't always = money

Alisvolatpropiis Wed 30-Jan-13 20:50:56

Ffs OP...glad the irony hasn't totally gone over your head.

By the way...racism isn't "snobbery" it's racism.

Middle class women can be single mothers too...shock


RuleBritannia Wed 30-Jan-13 21:09:21

It's not middle class snobbery. It's just knowing how to behave in public, in private, in school, walking along the street.

When people who know how to behave - yes etiquette - they will notice those who do not conform to their standards and think they are not as good as they are.

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