The Terror of Consumers | Clarissa’s Blog

The Terror of Consumers | Clarissa’s Blog

When taken to the extreme, consumerism turns into a promise that the consumer will never have to experience the slightest discomfort. Anything that causes a tiny interruption in the placid and unthinking process of chewing the cud is evil and should be removed. The moment anything unpleasant looms on the horizon, consumers reach for a happy pill that will make everything uniformly pleasing again.

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