Ouch.

A while back, friend Michael sent me David Brooks’ Bobos In Paradise, which included this spectacularly depressing tidbit:

“In making his first book topic selections, a writer can select which audience he will spend the rest of his career flattering.”

Sigh.

Comments

  1. Aww, come on, we’re not that bad, Matt. 😉

  2. Matthew Lickona says

    It’s not you. It’s me.

  3. Have you have learned the lesson? I’m not Upper Class, wish I was, will try and and fool the masses, will fail in the end, am I a better person, or will I just try harder the next time around!

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