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She’s not like this high-up, elitist person that they try to portray her to be.Tucker Carlson villainizes journalists on his top-rated show. Then the threats pour in.|Jeremy Barr|April 15, 2021|Washington Post
It is also a courageous book because it obliges Nemerov to indulge a discourse that some readers may find elitist.Helen Frankenthaler came from wealth and privilege. Her art transcends that.|Philip Kennicott|March 19, 2021|Washington Post
Throughout the Senate campaign, Democrats primarily tried to cast Perdue as an out-of-touch elitist who had failed over his term to stay connected to regular voters.David Perdue and Jon Ossoff advance to Georgia Senate runoff|Ella Nilsen|November 6, 2020|Vox
As for formal credentials, he said, “You can call me an elitist if you want, but I think having a degree from a reputable institution is a sign.”
Amassing a collection of his own, moreover, might eventually ease his entrance into elitist scientific circles.
Her original statement caused an uproar from working mothers who argued Paltrow was out of touch and elitist.Kate Middleton's Engagement Ring Worth £300,000; Gwyneth Palrow Tries "Ending the Mommy Wars"|The Fashion Beast Team|May 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In the 18th century, white was an elitist color, for example.Here Comes the Bride…In Flaming Red: Two Centuries of Colorful Wedding Dresses|Liza Foreman|May 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Dooley describes Broun as “very friendly, not at all elitist” and very, very conservative.The Senate Candidate Who Wants to Give You an AR-15|Patricia Murphy|February 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But this 1929 study of the modern world, his most famous book, struck me as hopelessly nostalgic and elitist.The Smartest Book About Our Digital Age Was Published in 1929|Ted Gioia|January 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Pragmatic requirements and anti-elitist political considerations collided with the literate model and a strange hybrid resulted.
Language is not an absolute democratic medium; literacy, with intrinsic elitist characteristics, even less.
The aim was to immediately inherit the wealth and power accumulated by generations of elitist rule.After the Rain|Sam Vaknin