Politics 24 July 2009 Vanity Fair, telling it like it is Don't read this if you're likely to get annoyed by references to socialites Sign up for our weekly email * Print HTML Thank God someone piped up. I've been trying to ask this question for weeks. What's the Difference Between Being a Socialite and Being Unemployed? demands the Society and Style blog. What indeed? Complex arguments are then pursued. Is it, perchance, the lure of Ibiza? Or is it the recession? Either way, apparently the "party scene" is not what it was. But panic not, ye socialites: Perhaps things will pick up back in London this weekend, however, as Cartier Polo, at Windsor Great Park, takes center stage. (Will we see you at the Chinawhite tent?) The Chinawhite tent. Home from home. › Street of shame Sophie Elmhirst is features editor of the New Statesman Subscribe from just £1 per issue More Related articles Sooner or later, a British university is going to go bankrupt Why I slept on the street outside Downing Street When is the Budget 2017?