bobo

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bobo

an affluent and successful person who has a preference for countercultural ideas
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En Isla de bobos, la autora atiende un suceso real, el que marco la segunda decada del siglo pasado.
(Mais qu'est-ce que c'est bon !) Alors les bobos. On ne les compte plus.
Despite the criticism, Yusra revealed that "Bobos" is one of her strongest films.
All-purpose back Terrance Bobo is a son of Erron Bobo, Knowlton s backfield mate.
David Brooks's Bobos in Paradise is, in his own words, a work of "comic sociology" that tries to describe and understand those socio-cultural gaps that yawn between the present age and the 1950s, 1960s, and 1980s, by way of an encomium of sorts to the "new class" of educated professionals that has emerged as a vanguard.
Although more liberal than their WASP-ish predecessors, Bobos operate a strict social code.
Brooks describes Bobos as the new highly educated upper-class elite in society who have been able to successfully combine the bohemian world of individualism and creativity with the bourgeois realm of conformity and acquisition.
HFN caught up with Brooks during his beach vacation to discuss the ramifications that bobos might have on the home furnishings industry.
Cultivated people restrict their lavish spending to necessities" Such Brooks aphorisms are buttressed by his open-eyed reporting on the places and things that attract bobos. He's done his time in Burlington, Vermont and Wayne, Pennsylvania, at REI and Restoration Hardware.
The famous Egyptian comedian will start filming his newest movie "Bobos." The film also stars the great Egyptian actress Yusra, newcomer Ashraf Abed Al Baqi, Hasan Hosni, May Kasab, Lutfi Labib, Raja Al Jidawi, Hasan Mustafa, Yousif Fwzi, Sameh Hussein, Diya Al Mirghani and Yousif Dawood.
As the trial for those accused of murdering Tennessee nursing student Holly Bobo was set to begin, five witnesses were granted federal or state immunity in the case.
The Holly Bobo case has drawn out for some time now.