Raw, adjective: 5. crude in quality or character; not tempered or refined by art or taste
There are props, and then there are props.
You saw this article in yesterday's NYT Styles section, right? The one that's currently the most-read on the site? The one about how people are dropping twenty bucks to roll around with their dogs on yoga mats in exchange for doggie treats? And calling it "doga?" Ahem.
What I wanna know is, if the economy really is so wretched right now, who's shelling out cash every week to flop around with their dogs in fake-chaturanga??