Posted by Word Camel on October 16, 2003
In Reply to: Re: Bobos posted by ESC on October 16, 2003
: : : B U Z Z W O R D O F T H E D A Y
: : : BOBOs: Short for Bourgeois Bohemians, a
: : : confounding mingle of 1960s rebellion
: : : with 1980s ambition. Coined by author
: : : David Brooks. Bobos drink coffee because
: : : it stimulates mental acuity, but shun
: : : booze because it dulls the senses. They
: : : will go to the beach in the skimpiest of
: : : bathing suits, but are astonished if you
: : : neglect to put on sunblock to prevent
: : : cancer. And driving your SUV without a
: : : seatbelt is positively immoral.
: : : Nominated by Janet LoFurno
: : : John Walston
: : : BuzzWhacker-in-Chief
: : : To see the full Buzzword Compliant
: : : Dictionary,
: : : just click here.
: : : http://www.buzzwhack.com
: : A mis-spelling, or am I confused?
: BoHO was a tyPO.
This is a great book, by the way. I've read it twice.