conspicuous consumption. that what monkey hear Man say when Man hear about 17000 $$$ apple watch. monkey scratch head for show not understand & ask Man explain please. Man say conspicuous consumption = term what mr thorstein veblen invent > 100 year ago. Man say it deep feature of # 1 exceptional team u$a america land of free home of brave and it 1st cousin of wretched excess. here quote thing from little website about conspicuous consumption on www dot internet dot com what explain better than simple brain of monkey.
The term refers to consumers who buy expensive items to display wealth and income rather than to cover the real needs of the consumer.
The result, according to Veblen, is a society characterized by wasted time and money.
Man say he think short life between 2 forevers of human creature have more meaning if it = outwardly simple & inwardly rich. monkey point out that = opinion of Man & maybe Man wrong. Man say maybe but at least he not look like a*****e when walk around & flash gold apple watch what = whole point of gold apple watch.
goodbye today reader. monkey start think maybe mr thorstein veblen & Man = correct & monkey hope reader enjoy meaning of life what not come from flashy $$$ bling junk.
if reader see ad come next down there it NOT FROM SOCK MONKEY. it there because Man = too 100 % cheap for pay $$$ every year for remove ad thing from blog.