Name provided for 20-something, upper middle class, young professional
or graduate student who also "balls". This is different from
someone who is "preppy" or a "young trendy professional
" or "hipster" in that his or her appreciation
for hip hop culture contributes to his or her overall personality, behavioral
traits, and personal associations. There has been a rise in "White collar ballers" in recent years, as many students in the "fraternity culture" have drifted from
the "good ol boy" and "country music" loving ways of the past, to a greater appreciation
for hip hop, but its culture, and contribution to the American Zeitgeist.
1. "I can't believe Senator John Cornyn's son showed
up to a tailgate wearing a Hakeem Olajuwon
's how he rolls. He's a White Collar Baller".
2. "I played golf with Jason and Paul yesterday. After talking about the stock market, politics, and wine, we debated who provided more in-depth sociopolitical observations, Tupac, Nas, or Dead
"You guys are white collar ballers"
3. "Professor Stengel, while I understand your admiration for the works of Yeats, Longfellow, and Wordsworth, I would have to argue that
poets are Bob Dylan