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 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 More Related articles There are sinister goings-on in the race to become the UN's next Secretary-General Ruth Davidson finished the EU referendum a star - then she lost her greatest ally Now Britain has voted for Brexit, what do David Cameron and the government do next?