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Getting under the skin of prigs is always funny.

Have you ever happened to find you got under the skin of someone you thought was a prig, but then turned out to be a legitimate victim?

I read Catcher in College, and thought the main character was an obnoxious little prig.

It's a pious lie which reduces an important topic to a laundry list of things the most extreme prigs got uptight over in the course of the past year or so.

Also, moralising prigs (especially journalists and high school teachers) dissuade a lot of people from seeking a high paying job (unless it's in medicine), so the few people (many of whom are quite greedy) who do go for the top job get paid more money.

Third, political correctness is a phenomenon of white liberal prigs who go out of their way to take offense because they have nothing useful or productive to contribute to the public discourse.

Am I the only one to read the typical stereotype of arrogant prig engineer characteristic between the line?

Third, political correctness is a phenomenon of white liberal prigs who go out of their way to take offense because they have nothing useful or productive to contribute to the public discourse.

As to the third, I agree that there certainly exist some fools, most of them white and liberal (and maybe prigs?

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