While we watch this movie, it is easy to see how ridiculous a society like this would be, but what we do not realize is that we are that society. On Black Friday (which should be re-named to Black-eyed Friday), people get so caught up in getting everything they want, that they’ll hurt each other over a ridiculous five-dollar sale on bath towels. Americans are becoming very materialistic and have such a shortsighted view on values in life because our main priorities have been focused on striving for wealth and success. Though wealth and success are very good things to strive for, we must limit ourselves to the amount of wealth we wish to obtain. This goal of achieving great amounts of money has been a very great tool for motivating many of us to be extremely successful and has taught us to have optimistic out-looks on what our future may hold. But what many of us don’t realize is that money has become a big issue in our ...
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