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Dear Middle-Class Friends: Please Stop Saying These Tone-Deaf Things

Honey. Pay for your own cocktails.

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A couple of months ago, I wrote an article about tone-deaf things some middle-class people do while interacting with the financially underprivileged. As mentioned in the article, I grew up working-class — though I prefer to say “in-betweener.” This is someone who is not rich enough to afford…




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Lisa Marie

Lisa Marie

College instructor who writes about life, pop culture, and growing up working-class.

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