With Christmas just around the corner, I can’t help but think of all the waste and debt we are putting ourselves into. NPR ran a story today on the rising rate of house foreclosures over the last year. And commercials dominate the airwaves with messages to buy more useless crap. Though I truly love the Christmas and Holiday season, I just can’t stand the havoc and mob mentality of people during this time. I found a nifty video along these lines (it’s about 20 minutes):
Click the image to watch this interesting video about the chain of production. A good use of time, though as you will see if you watch the vid, highly value laden. Enjoy!
Here are some more cartoons for your consumption 😉
(The above cartoons are from xmasresistance.org )
I think boycotting Christmas might be a bit much, though I do see their point. That’s an interesting site as well. Until next time…