hoi polloi : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n the common people generally
News & Articles
- Meet the French DJ Who Ruined the Hamptons' Fourth of July
The good people of the Hamptons, the Shangri-La beachside escape for New Yorkers of means and linen pants, were cruelly let down this weekend when Cedric Gervais, a famous French DJ, failed to show up and play his one really famous song, which involves no live instruments and is just a thinly-veiled reference to the drug Ecstasy. Even worse, he ditched them for the Midwestern hoi polloi of ...
July 8, 2013 - The Atlantic Wire via Yahoo! News
- Phil Reisman: Summer solstice a delightful break from all that's depressing
Driving to work Friday, I saw a woman walking down Main Street in White Plains holding a sky-blue parasol, which is what the pale Victorians carried when sun-darkened skin was equated, unfavorably, with the working hoi polloi.
June 23, 2013 - The Journal News