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After the Earthquake

After the Earthquake

I imagine that when the new fault lines settle on a post-Bush U.S. populace, we're going to see some major shifts, the likes of which you probably would have to go back to the 60's to see in comparable magnitude -- an expanding bubble of wealth has led to basic but profound changes in how my generation (and I'm speaking somewhat anecdotally here, but also extrapolating from various opinion polls etc.) views money and the ins-and-outs of adulthood -- everything from home ownership to credit card debt. A fundamental shift in an understood (even if you don't accept it personally) version of the American Dream.

A dream not deferred, but contracted, made a bit more bite-sized. Mini-bling. There's not a ....

2:18 a.m. Wednesday 27th May 2009 EST
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