The New York Post:
A former classmate from Yale recently told me “monogamy is kind of
outdated” and not good for society. So I asked her what her background
is and if she planned to marry.
She said she comes from an affluent family and works at a well-known
technology company. Yes, she personally intends to have a monogamous
marriage — but quickly added that marriage shouldn’t have to be for
She was raised by a traditional family. She planned on having a
traditional family. But she maintained that traditional families are
old-fashioned and society should “evolve” beyond them.
What could explain this?
In the past, upper-class Americans used to display their social status with luxury goods. Today, they do it with luxury beliefs.