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"Soon, felllas, soon."
Tags:santa, santa claus, father christmas, santas sleigh, reindeer, christmas, christmas present, christmas presents, cuba, communism, communist, communists, capitalism, capitalist, capitalists, present, presents, gift, gifts, materialism, commercialism, materialist, cuban government, banned christmas
"Most of my consumerism is self-taught."
Tags:consumerism, consumerist, shopaholic, shopaholics, shop, shops, shopping, shop 'til you drop, shop till your drop, shopping spree, shopping spree, retail therapy, buy, buys, buying, consumer, consumers, consumption, service economy, service economies, self-taught, prodigy, prodigies, bag, bags, retail store, retail stores, educated, self-educated, brag, brags, bragging, braggart, braggarts, materialist, materialism, materialists
My new car is amazing. In addition to its aggressive styling touches, it's got heated arm rests, a back massager and a built-in Wi-Fi 'Hot spot.'"
Tags:car, cars, new car, new cars, bells and whistles, fancy car, fancy cars, handling, car handling, driver, drivers, driving, car enthusiast, car enthusiasts, gearhead, gearheads, for show, showy, show off, taxis, taxi, don't drive, never drive, materialist, materialists, materialistic, materialism
"She got amazing swag on her spiritual journey."
Tags:spiritual journey, spiritual journeys, swag, consumer, consumers, consumerism, consumerist, shopping spree, shopping sprees, shop, shops, shopping, new age, shopper, shoppers, materialist, materialists, materialism, guru, gurus, spiritual, superficial, superficiality, surface-level, happiness, happy, finding happiness, retail therapy, wisdom, spirituality
A shipwrecked man dreams of wealth
New Jersey's Miracle Mile.
Tags:new jersey, new-jersey, jersey, mall, malls, shopping mall, shopping malls, miracle, miracles, sarcasm, sarcastic, consumerism, consumerist, materialism, materialist, real estate, real-estate, highway, highways, road, roads, shop, shops, store, stores, shopping, shopped, modern life, modern-life, leisure
"I keep telling Mother our generation is interested in experiences not things."
Tags:guillotine, guillotines, generation gap, generation gaps, generational gap, generational gaps, consumerism, consumerist, consumerists, materialist, materialistic, materialism, execution, executions, executing, french history, french revolution, young people today, generational divide, generational divides, public execution, public executions
"I've finally learned not to measure my worth by how many employees I have."
Tags:self-esteem, self-esteem issue, self-esteem issues, employee, employees, ceo, ceos, executive, executives, c.e.o., c.e.o.s, chief executive, chief executives, upper management, upper manager, upper managers, self-worth, materialist, materialists, materialism, net worth, fired, firing, firings, layoff, layoffs, laid off, lay-off, lay-offs, bad news, breaking bad news, break bad news, bearer of bad news, mass layoffs, wealthy, rich, riches, rich person, rich people
'I said I like a good sale.'
'I don't ask for much, all I want is more.'
Tags:descent, descending, store, stores, shop, shops, consumerism, consumerist, materialism, materialist, garbage, antique, tat, bric a brac, ornament, ornaments, knick knacks, knick-knacks, useless, comparing, comparison, level, levels, junk, gimmick, gimmicks, bits and bobs, bits-and-bobs, gewgaw, gewgaws, collecting, collects, hoard, hoards, hoarding
The economy doctor
"This lovely car has not brought us happiness. You agree, Morris? That is why I am now thinking in terms of having the entire house recarpeted."
Tags:material, materialism, materialist, materialists, happiness, key to happiness, car, cars, consumer, consumers, consumerist, consumerism, new car, new cars, redecorate, redecorates, redecorating, interior designer, interior designers, misery, miserable, drive, drives, driver, drivers, human happiness, empty, emptiness
"Our borders are still way too porous."
Tags:open borders, open border, border, borders, undesirable, undesirables, undesirable element, undesirable elements, peasant, peasants, reversal, reversals, capitalist, capitalists, capitalism, american capitalism, materialist, materialists, materialism, material world, superficial, lifestyle choice, lifestyle choices, modern world, off the grid, going off the grid, immigration, immigrant, immigrants, immigration law, immigration laws, migrant, migrants, bigot, bigots
Ed's Odd Job Lot.
Tags:clearance, clearances, retailer, retailers, store, stores, outlet, outlets, sale, sales, sell, selling, sells, cheap, cheaper, blue margarita, mixed, mixes, consumerism, consumerist, consumers, materialist, tat, naff, bric a brac, bric-a-brac, indefinite, continued, continuing, clearing, clears, advert, advertising, adverts, ad, ads, advertisement, advertisements
'They all said get it while you can so I got it when I could and now that I have it I don't want it anymore.'
"How did I become someone who has a screaming fit about a stupid gift bag filled with little plastic things?"
Tags:gift bag, gift bags, bag, bags, halloween, trick-or-treat, trick-or-treats, trick-or-treating, trick-or-treater, tick-or-treaters, children's meal, children's meals, evaluate, evaluation, reflect, reflects, reflecting, reflection, reflections, self-reflect, materialist, materialists, materialism, material goods, superficial, superficiality
'My philosophy is spend the dollar before it gets any weaker!'
"Ladies and gentlemen, our national commercial."
Tags:commercial, commercials, commercial break, commercial breaks, national, nationalist, nationalism, consumer, consumers, agenda, agenda, media agenda, media agendas, pander, panders, pandering, consumer society, consumer societies, ad break, ad breaks, ad, ads, advertisement, advertisements, advertizing, advertising, american culture, superficial, superficiality, materialism, materialist, materialists, capitalist, capitalism
Tags:conspicuous, obvious, obviously, consumerism, materialist, materialism, visible, clear, noticeable, notice, noticed, eco-friendly, environmentally friendly, consumer, consuming, consumes, global warming, climate change, climate-change, alternative energy, hybrid, hybrids, green, brag, bragging, boast, boasting, virtue signalling, virtue signals, car, cars, auto, autos, automobile, automobiles
'Something is missing.'
"What do you mean, 'money isn't everything'?
"And remember, son, perception isn't reality - money is."
Tags:family, greed, children, father's day, fathers day, perception, perceptions, reality, perceive, perceives, perceiving, money talks, father-son chat, father-son chats, chat, chats, life lesson, life lessons, bottom line, bottom lines, nature of reality, real world, materialism, materialist, materialists, mankoff