First post in new Natter is all mine!
'Objects In Space'
Natter 60: Gone In 60 Seconds
Off-topic discussion. Wanna talk about corsets, duct tape, or physics? This is the place. Detailed discussion of any current-season TV must be whitefonted.
Yay new natter! Top Ten, even!
Oooh, it's all shiny and new!
May I add that I do like the thread title, 'tho it'll need to move fast to live up to its name.
Darn, number 5 in new natter is all mine.
YAY! new thread!
As a sociological class that identifies common traits. "Middle class" is too broad and ill-defined to mean anything in particular.
In general I guess, but in the context in which it is being used in the article that started this discussion it's pretty clearly defined (complete with charts!) and meaning something very particular.
In fact, Ruby Whateherface is pretty much speaking to the "academic class" in her work.