a phrase meant to connote sarcastic sympathy with someone's complaint. this someone must be a relatively privileged person whining about something that seems totally inane and irrelevant to most people of the world. Especially useful for those who go to school at an ivy league or comparable caliber school. this phrase may also be used with someone who has a perfect life and still finds reason to complain about it.
You're worried that your Google internship won't guarantee you a job offer? Hard life.
by nhp1990 July 19, 2010