Consumerism Satire

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Many people believe that consumerism is limited to technology, but boy oh boy are they wrong! In this day and age consumerism has no limit! Technology, clothes, cars, beauty standards, even food. We are so caught up in, “Living the American dream,” and the whole, “You’re only young once so you might as well,” that we fall into America’s pile of debt. We spend so much money on unnecessary things that we cannot afford to buy our necessary life essentials such as, I don’t know, groceries? The worst part about this is that we become victims of consumerism so early on in life that we think its normal. From a young age we’re taught the value of a dollar and what a dollar can buy us. Weekly allowances and, “if you’re good today I’ll buy you…” Its

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