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What does BOBOS stand for?

BOBOS stands for Bourgeois Bohemians (Bobos in Paradise: the New Upper Class and How They Got There, Author: David Brooks)

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Yet Eagleton fails to show that the bourgeois bohemians of London, Paris, or New York misjudged what old-style leftists would have called the "objective situation.
In his new book, "Bobos in Paradise: The New Upper Class and How They Got There," writer David Brooks identifies a new demographic of consumers: the bourgeois bohemians, or bobos.