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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
"He's big, but he's no Chuck Close."
Tags:photo realism, photo realistic, photo-realism, photo-realistic, photrealism, photorealistic, artist, aritists, famous artist, famous artists, painter, painter, famous painter, famous painters, modern art, large scale, large scale art, modern artist, modern artists, art gallery, art galleries, giant painting, giant painting, the bigger the better, art critic, art critics, pretentious, pretentiousness, pretension
"The wine has subtle hints of expensive pretension, but it's balanced nicely by the screw cap."
"Don't click me. I'm just here to buy cards."
Tags:shopper, shoppers, shopping, store, stores, shop, shops, people counter, people counters, people counting, people-counter, people-counters, people-counting, shop clerk, shop clerks, shop assistant, shop assistants, browser, browsers, window shopping, window shopper, window shoppers, museum guard, museum guards, philistine, philistines, pretension, pretentious, museum, museums, exhibit, exhibits, exhibition, exhibitions
"You've got to learn how to bowl without irony."
Tags:bowl, bowling, bowler, bowlers, hipster, hipsters, pretentious, pretension, conceit, conceited, bowling ball, bowling balls, irony, ironic, bowling alley, bowling alleys, bowling lane, bowling lanes, showy, showiness, affected, affected attitude, affected attitudes, disdain, disdaining, disdainful, disapprove, disapproving, call out, call-out, calling out, calling-out, show-up, showing-up, subculture, subcultures
"Could I have the fires al dente?"
Tags:fastfood, fastfood chain, fastfood chains, fastfood restaurant, fast food restaurants, pretentious, pretension, pretentiousness, al dente, pasta, millennial, millennials, spoilt kid, spoilt kids, catering, service industry, catering industry, burger, burgers, fries, customer, customers, stupid customer, stupid customers, bad customer, bad customers
"You're an attorney. Don't stand so upright."
Tags:monkey, monkeys, gorilla, gorillas, apes, lawyer, lawyers, attorney, attorneys, corporate law, corporate lawyer, corporate lawyers, corrupt, corruption, white collar crime, white collar crimes, white collar criminal, white collar criminals, upright, pretentious, pretentiousness, pretension, bury evidence, burying evidence
"I've learned not to listen to critics who are right about me."
"I have a food question."
Tags:restaurant, waiter, waiters, wait staff, waiting staff, customer service, menu, menus, question, questions, asking questions, eating out, dining out, pretentious, pretension, pretentiousness, stupid question, stupid questions, obvious question, arrogant, arrogance, oblivious, obliviousness, bad customer, bad customers
"We grow all our own bad-tasting ugly things."
Tags:modern life, modern attitudes, grow your own, home grown, veg, veggies, vegetable, vegetables, home cook, home cooking, fresh cooking, deluded, delusional, pretentious, pretension, pretentiousness, bad cook, bad cooks, bad food, home-grown, hipster, hipsters, show off, show offs, showing off, show-off, show-offs
"Sonata for Three Frogs"
Tags:sonata, sonatas, music, musicians, musical, musicians, musician, classical music, classical, classic, frogs, frog, amphibian, amphibians, play on words, jargon, jargons, strange image, strange, surreal, animals, pretension, pretentious, pretentiously, art, arts, artistic, artistically, arts and culture, culture, cultured, culturally, pop culture, popular culture, modern classical, composer, composers, compose, pianist, pianists, piano, pianos
"It makes a four star restaurant look pretty damn small and insignificant."
Tags:night sky, the night sky, star gazing, star gazer, star gazers, astronomer, astronomers, astronomy, observatory, observatories, restaurant, four stars, four star rating, four star ratings, pretentious, pretension, pretentiousness, natural beauty, starry night, starry nights, clear night, clear nights, four star restaurant, four star restaurants
"I miss cubicles."
Tags:offices, office worker, office workers, office work, office job, office jobs, cubicle, cubicles, office cubicle, office cubicles, modern life, modern times, modern attitudes, architecture, modern architecture, modern office, modern offices, open plan offices, open-plan offices, millennial, millennials, modern workspace, modern workspaces, pretentious, pretentiousness, pretension, open, openness, glass wall, glass walls
Boy copying abstract artwork in an art gallery.
Tags:modern art, abstract art, modern artists, modern artist, art gallery, art galleries, art museum, art museums, art theft, plagiarism, fake, fakes, pretentious, pretentiousness, art student, art students, copycat, copycats, pretension, plagiarism, copying artwork, wasting time, postmodernism, contemporary art, modernism
"Would you mind? I enjoy leading a life of quiet desperation."
Tags:couple, couples, husband and wife, husbands and wives, marriages, long term relationship, long term relationship, intrude, intrusion, intrusion, interruption, interruptions, long-term relationships, desperation, quiet desperation, pretention, pretension, pretentious, conceit, conceited, depressed, depression, poor communication
Tags:critic, critics, film critic, film critics, movie critic, movie critic, criticism, movie, movies, bad film, bad films, bad movie, bad movies, pretentious, pretension, pretentiousness, harsh, harsh critic, harsh criticism, conceit, conceited, conceitedness, interpretation, interpretations, different interpretation, different interpretations, modern life
"Whenever you're ready."
" 'Perceptual and kinetic art have an intertwined development that cannot be totally disentangled; nevertheless perceptual, optical, or "virtual" movement—which always exists in tension with factual immobility—is an experience of a different order.' "
Tags:modern art, abstract art, modern artist, modern artists, abstract artist, artists, art gallery, art galleries, art speak, art rubbish, pretentious, pretentiousness, pretension, reflection, reflections, cliche, cliches, white box, white boxes, white room, white rooms, kinetic art, conceit, arty farty, artsey fartsey, artspeak, art market, the art market
Gossip, Rumours and Wacky Stunts
"As far as I'm concerned, it just takes my kind."
Tags:business man, business men, business person, business people, businessman, businessmen, businessperson, conceit, conceited, arrogant, arrogance, pretentious, pretension, takes all kinds, business jargon, business talk, business speak, disagree, disagreeing, disagreement, jargon, insulted, offended, take offence, taking offence, comeback, comebacks, come back, come backs, snapback, snapbacks, snap back, snap backs
(Gallerie Martorelli) (Art-Babble spoken here)
Tags:gallery, galleries, art gallery, art galleries, art talk, art speak, art babble, art-babble, artsy fartsy, pretentious, pretension, pretentiousness, art market, the art market, language, languages, different language, different languages, foreign language, foreign languages, selling art, modern art, abstract art, modern artist, modern artists
"I love to curl up with a good book and watch television."
Tags:modern life, modern times, modern attitudes, book, books, reading, bookworm, bookworms, tv, television, distraction, distractions, good book, good books, pretentious, pretension, pretentiousness, modern tech, modern technology, modern technologies, book shop, book shops, bookshop, bookshops, book store, book stores, bookstore, bookstores
"Served with the iconic topping of lettuce, tomato and onion."
"What I feel I do is create elegant solutions for problems that don't exist."
Tags:offices, office worker, office workers, office job, office jobs, problem, problems, solution, solutions, if it isn't broke, waste of time, wasting time, pointless job, pointless jobs, pointless career, pointless careers, job description, job descriptions, job title, job titles, pretentious, pretension, pretentiousness, conceit, conceited, self respect, self-respect
"If life gives you lemons, photograph them and produce small edition affordable prints."
Tags:artist, artists, photography, photographer, photographers, lemon, lemons, if live give you lemons, profiteer, profiteers, profiteering, taking advantage, art market, the art market, art dealer, art dealers, art dealership, photograph, photographs, art gallery, art galleries, art show, art shows, art exhibition, art exhibitions, pretentiousness, pretentious, pretension, private view, private views, private viewing, print, prints, affordable prints, small edition print, small edition prints