Saturday, June 18, 2005

[UK] Introducing Lazy Riser's Class Theory

Besides your inexplicable feelings of loneliness and anxiety, you’re right to be suspicious of prevailing perspectives on socio-economic class. You won’t be surprised to learn that Lazy Riser has a rather nutty appraisal of class. It draws upon Marx, Anderson and Veblen. Although it has a slightly different outlook on the real meaning of leisure from our man Thorstein, his sturdy shoulders carry a big pillar of the theory. Before your eyes can gaze upon the glory of Lazy Riser Class Theory, you should avail yourselves of the following sources…

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Theory_of_the_Leisure_Class#Economic_drive
http://www.openlyclassist.org.uk/educating.htm

The good lord only knows what we’re getting ourselves into here. You lucky dogs are in for a treat, and no mistake.

Originally Published as Introducing Lazy Riser's Class Theory

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