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By posted at 10:31 pm on September 15, 2003 0

When: Early afternoon Monday 9/15/03
Where: A park bench in Larchmont (A tony neighborhood in L.A.)
Who: Twenty-something man
What: Bobos In Paradise: The New Upper Class and How They Got There by David Brooks.
Description: “Once it was easy to distinguish the staid Bourgeois from the radical Bohemians. This field study of America’s latest elite–a hybrid Brooks calls the Bobos–covers everything from cultural artifacts to Bobo attitudes towards sex, morality, work, and leisure.”

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