elitism

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elitism

Politics the belief that society should be governed by a select group of gifted and highly educated individuals
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IT'S AN ODDITY of American culture that transplanted pleasures like Italian opera or French country cooking - arts that belong to all people in their native lands - here become the property of elitist snobs.
Dale has no qualms about labeling those who don't understand his magazine's appeal elitist snobs and bristles at the idea that Take a Break is nothing but print voyeurism.
All elitist snobs from the worlds of politics and media are put on a bonfire and burned with ET laughing and phoning home with Keanu.