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"Regular service or affected?"
Tags:accent, accents, affects, affected, pretense, pretenses, choice, choices, ordering dinner, order, ordered, dining out, eating out, restaurant, restaurants, posh restaurant, posh restaurants, fancy dining, fancy restaurant, haute cuisine, server, servers, service, waiter, waiters, foreign cuisine, foodie, foodies, date night, date nights, special meal, special meals, pretentious, pretension, ostentatious, affectation, ostentation, posturing, putting on airs, pretentiousness, snooty waiter, snooty waiters
Tags:peer pressure, pier, piers, jetty, jetties, moor, moored, mooring, dock, docking, barge, barges, boat, boats, wealth, wealthy, privilege, privileged, wealth gap, wealth divide, ostentatious, ostentation, pretension, pretentious, aspire, aspiring, peer pressures, pressure, pressures, social pressure, social pressures, class, class divide, self image, self presentation, self-image, self-presentation, making an impression, rich people, wealthy people, parking meter, parking meters
"Call me old-fashioned, but I felt much more at home with the Forsytes than I do with the Louds."
Tags:the forsytes, the forsyte saga, john galsworthy, an american family, documentary, documentaries, novels, novel, famous families, famous family, middle class, middle-class, upper-class, upper class, class, class distinction, class division, snobbery, snob, snobs, cocktail party, cocktail party chatter, snobbery, high class, high society, wealth, wealthy, pretentious, ostentatious, television documentaries, television documentary
"I've always had this vague curiosity about me."
"I think glamour is fine until it slips over into glitz."
"Edwin says Cole Porter is overrated."
Tags:party, parties, dinner party, dinner parties, music, piano, pianos, pianist, pianists, musician, musicians, opinion, opinions, opinionated, impressing, impressing, trying to impress, gossip, gossips, gossiping, pretentious, ostentatious, rumour, rumours, insult, insults, overrate, overrated, singer, singers, songwriter, songwriters
"Because we're jerks."
"Yes the view is nice, but I mostly want people to look up here and think how rich I am."
"It's too much... but is it enough?"
Bet You Wish You Could Afford This Stuff!
How to appear more interesting.
Tags:eccentric, eccentricity, unconventional, twunge, uncoordinated, weighty tome, scholarly, scholar, scholars, scholarly book, scholarly books, casual, casually, display, show-off, show off, large book, book, books, act mysterious, mysterious, mystery, silent, silence, stop talking, talk, talking, speak, speaking, pretentious, ostentatious, interesting, interest, interested, interest, appeal, appealing, seem appealing, appeal to the masses, try hard, trying too hard, war and peace
"Why did we buy such huge furniture?"
Tags:furniture, decoration, decorating, interior decoration, modern life, modern attitudes, modern times, sofa, sofa, armchair, armchair, settee, settees, consumer, consumers, consumerism, capitalism, capitalist, capitalist, commercialism, bigger is better, bigger is best, greed, greedy, extravagance, extravagant, over do, over-do, ostentation, ostentatious, purchase, shop, shoppers, shopping, shopper, the bigger the better, supersize, super-size, advertising, advertisement, power of advertising, tiny people, relative size, furnishings, home furnishings
"Yuck. I could make better crêpes fourrées aux boeufs brouillés au parmesan myself."
"Careful in the bathroom—we just had it reimagined."
Tags:interior, interior decoration, designer, designers, interior design, interior designer, interior decorator, bathroom, washroom, loo, toilet, water closet, wc, restroom, shower room, re-imagined, reimagined, re imagining, re-imagined, pretentious, pretentious, ostentatious, impractical, impracticality, pretentious design, pretentious designer, jargon, design jargon, design lingo, designer jargon, designer lingo, design twaddle
'My other car is a Mercedes, too' bumper sticker.
"See you there at seven. And the dress code is business noir."
Tags:business, business man, business men, buisnessman, businessmen, dress code, dress codes, plan, plans, evening plan, evening plans, noir, business noir, black, smart, smart dress, pretentious, ostentatious, impress, impressing, show off, showing off, film noir, detective, detectives, handoff, handoffs, hand-off, hand-offs
"My parents are the same way. Lots of ostentatious child-rearing, very little direct nurturing."
Tags:showy, showing off, brag, bragging, ostentatious, child rearing, child, children, kid, kids, bring up, raise, pretentious, conspicuous, nurture, nurturing, parent, parents, trends, modern life, modern-life, stroller, nanny, nannies, childcare, childcarer, rearing, child-rearing, trends, conspicuous, obvious, neglect, neglecting, fancy, mum, mums, dad, dads, mom, moms, mother, mothers, father, fathers
"And best of all, it's completely waterproof!"
Tags:desert, deserts, water, thirst, thirsty, dying of thirst, stranded, dehydration, dehydrated, mesa, watch, watches, waterproof, swiss watch, swiss watches, chronograph, chronographs, brag, bragging, boast, boasting, ostentation, ostentatious, materialist, materialism, show off, show offs, death, you can't take it with you
"Harlan, don't you ever get tired of being quiet money."
"Man bun, paddleboarding and vaping? Remember, it's our duty as predators to cull out the lame."
Tags:shark, sharks, shark attack, vaping, paddleboard, paddleboarding, man bun, e-cigarettes, electronic cigarettes, hipster, hipsters, lame, lameness, ostentatious, ostentatiousness, show off, show offs, trends, trendy, trend setters, culling, hipster culture, natural selection, predator, predators, prey, preys, shark attacks
'I make more than I need but not enough to flaunt.'
'It may be vulgar, but it shows who has the loot.'
'Hi! You must be an absurdist - or are you just absurd?'
NASA rocket with a church spire on top.