I truly wish I could say I am surprised, but I'm not. I am thankful that none of my Youth group participate in this...
"First came Paris Hilton. Then the documentary about heirs of the One Percent, "Born Rich," and MTV's series "My Super Sweet 16." Now comes the dot-com version of silver-spoon voyeurism: "The Rich Kids of Instagram."
The blog on Tumblr
features photos set in gilded frames of rich kids and wanna-bes in
various states of excess, undress and indulgence, and ever since its
launch last month, "The Rich Kids of Instagram" has touched off a
firestorm of debate over rich kids and social media.
One shot shows three teens swimming at a lake - and pouring Dom
Perignon into one other's mouths. Another shows a guy sticking a giant
foam finger out of his Ferrari, while in another kids slide down a giant
inflatable slide attached to the side of their mega-yacht.
The site also marks the debut of a whole new genre: "receipt porn."
Some posts consist of a photograph of a 100,000-euro meal receipt from
St. Tropez or a $42,000 bar bill..."
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