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Work buy consume die
Materialism is bad for you because you don’t appreciate the things you buy, like when someone buys an IPhone they like it to start whit but after some time they want a better one, because you not happy whit the one you have. That is when you can effort it; I think when you work hard to get the things you will appreciate it more, because then it is not just something you point at and buy it, you think of it maybe for 2 months and then buy it then you look more after you things.
‘’Studies show that poor people who emphasize materialistic goals are especially likely to be unhappy’’ that is also true; when you can’t afford the things you like you’ll get sad because you can’t have it, and that makes you sad, that’s like a child that can’t have an ice-cream. Nevertheless, I think it is only the poor people that is around friends and others whit an IPhone that thinks so much about it, when you see it all the time that is a constant reminder of that YOU HAVE TO GET IT.
‘’A husband and wife no longer connect. They are so exhausted from the pursuit of "nice things" - a big house, private school for the kids, fancy cars - that they are time-starved and depleted. Life is luxurious but unsatisfying and simply no fun.’’ Aline Zoldbrod said this and I thinks she is right, when life gets easy you don’t think about the little things and you get bored whit how easy it is, we have to have some kind of a challenge in life, there is a saying ‘’life is a game’’ and when life gets to easy just turn up the difficulty.

The picture tells us that the only thing you do in a consumer society is work, buy, consume, and repeat until you die. I think its irony when he say ‘’join a hilarious adventure of a lifetime’’ because you do not want to repeat the same thing every day that will drive you crazy, but we need the consumer in us because we learn from it.

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