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I Dislike Greed and Consumerism

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    I Am a Greedy Consumerist - When faced with its evidence (and you can't turn anywhere without seeing it), greed and consumerism disgust me. Advertising and money-centric...
    NaomiZero NaomiZero 26-30, F 6 Responses Apr 24, 2009

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    One Of Them - I think it a true shame how much wealthy people are worshiped and allowed to run our society based on nothing more than their "success." No matter how many people...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 12, 2012

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    Berlusconi Is The Ultimenace -  
    2ImposeCuresObeseRiches 2ImposeCuresObeseRiches 46-50, M Jan 31, 2010

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    I Rescued Myself From Consumerism And Debt - I was like most people in the world, slaving away for wages which I spent faster than I could accumulate. I was married to a woman who...
    M65InThailand M65InThailand 61-65, M 2 Responses Jul 18, 2012

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    Vile - I find greed and consumerism just about the most vile things on earth. In a world where so many people barely have what they need to survive, here are some select few who...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 24, 2010

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    Getting the Sheep to Buy Things They Don't Need. - Sounds like Capitalism to me. Like pigs at the slop-heap... What is even worse, is those that knowingly support such waste.
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Apr 23, 2009

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    Eat ? - The real greed is the enemy of excess ... Brillat-Savarin French gastronome..
    juliegirlie juliegirlie 41-45, M Aug 16, 2012

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    Greed And Consumerism - Greed and consumerism,Hate it,Nothin' worse,Let's free the world,Get rid of greed,Consumerism too,And have a ball.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Mar 1, 2012

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    I have been told my whole life "watch your mouth" and am still told i should watch my mouth around my son, **** you i will ******* talk anyway i want around whoever i want! why...
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    In my opinion, I feel like the whole educational system is built upon brainwashing the students, setting them up to failure. It is built basically to train the students as soldiers...
    ForgiveForgetLetitGo ForgiveForgetLetitGo 13-15, F Mar 22

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    I am a follower Of Jesus Christ. plus Jesus say himself he dislike Religion himself .we wont get in have because we are Baptist only way in is though Jesus Christ .
    Robs83 Robs83 26-30, M 2 Responses Mar 25

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    I looked at my progress report for math and it said 65-69 i never failed math or even got close this is horrible i really dislike my teacher i always was so good at math 90+ now I...
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    5 Things I like : 1. My boyfriend. 2. Sex, 3. Music. 4. Disney. 5. Friends. 5 Things I dislike. 1.Rapist 2.Child molesters. 3.Drunk Drivers 4. People who can't/Wont take...
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    5 Things I Like is.... 1.Good Food 2.Nice People 3.Summer 4.A Gentleman 5.Good Music 5 Things I Dislike Is..... 1. Rude Cruel People 2.Liars 3.Cheaters 4.Abusers 5.Bad Music
    Ice26 Ice26 31-35, F Mar 29

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    I like to think of myself as an emanzipated, independent, strong women, and I can't help that whenever a overly masculine guy expresses some sort of interest in me, I feel...
    hieme hieme 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    My parents r polar opposite my dad seems to hate me and I'd always disappointed in me and my mum is soo attached to me she honestly thinks I'm a 3 yr old My...
    greatbritain1 greatbritain1 16-17, M 11 hrs ago

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    FAKE CANNOT BE ADORED.FAKE CANNOT BE ADORED
    azanun azanun 18-21, F 6 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    Swear I've been changing and dreams I've been chasing. Even when opinions maintaining reasons for the hating. So please excuse my language while I scream, "Eff the hatred!" I'm...
    MizzyPilot MizzyPilot 26-30, F 10 hrs ago

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    At the end of the day, being fake only rewards you with other fake things. No one wants: fake happiness, fake love, fake friends, fake success, or fake money.
    mindoftblack mindoftblack 36-40, M 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    "You put the killing thing right between your teeth, but you don't give it the power to do to it's killing."
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    If I do not know something, I can learn. If I do not perform something well, I can practice harder. Nevertheless I can never change my age nor the duration of my unemployment which...
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    I believe my mortgage was acquired fraudulently, does that help me get a modification?
    Misshimmary Misshimmary 36-40, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    11 A courageous young mother Whose life was no walk in the park Working so so hard so her kids don't suffer She's my definition of a role model No older brothers or sisters No...
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    I don't know about any of you, but I'm so sick of people who are on their forties, assuming they know more just because of their age... There are so many 'young' people who have...
    Lunarflowerrr Lunarflowerrr 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 18

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    I think that its okay to put them in the pageants when they are babies because they don't really know whats going on, and if they are old enough to say that they want to do the...
    anovasiangel anovasiangel 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 18

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    Likes: 1. A passionate intimate relationship with a lot of lovemaking. 2. Travel 3. Coffee in the morning 4. Health 5. Financial security Things I don't like 1. Racism, hatred...
    dawinla dawinla 51-55, M Mar 18

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    I hate capital letters. And what dictates a proper noun. And I hate how spell check leaves only some words uncapitalized while if you spell a name with a lowercase half the time a...
    rose114 rose114 16-17, F Mar 19

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    But the devils will do it once they know that it's the only way to get me to stay. If they cant be fixed it's because they don't want to be or it's not your place. Just because...
    rose114 rose114 16-17, F Mar 19

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    Let's face it, they're all little demons anyway there's no point in trying to make them cute. Also it's pedoey.
    sighimnotgoodwithnames sighimnotgoodwithnames 22-25, F Mar 21

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    Disgusted and Offended - A couple of days ago, I was sitting in class with my friend, talking about a book and we noticed the guy sitting in front of us, kept turning back and...
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    I am 18 people. Go away. Gosh!
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    16 and gladly I'm still a Virgin ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿ˜Ž
    kiimfc kiimfc 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 23

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    I feel that organized religion has way too much potential for abuse. And if a religion is being abused like that, i cant believe that it is a true institution of god. I am...
    mydays1994 mydays1994 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 24

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    this is hilarious! because I used to be in beauty pageants when I was little! I just recently stopped but up until now, I had probably done over 100 pageants maybe. I disagree. I...
    countryanon countryanon 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 24

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    Wow! I just watched this news video. Taylor Swift's business team is tired of setting her up on dates because she's a "man repeller", their words not mine. Apparently [not shocking...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F Mar 25

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    Women are human beings. Women are not just for sex. Women have brains. Women are not just faithless ho's who cheat on every man that's around them. Stop generalizing. I am so sick...
    wingeyes wingeyes 31-35, F 16 Responses Mar 25

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    This is a huge pet peeve of mine. Spoiling the ending or really anything critical about a movie annoys me to no end. I am something a movie junkie. I canโ€™t think of very many...
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    Jcsguzman Jcsguzman 22-25, F Mar 27

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    I was in beauty pageants when I was younger and I'm very happy I stopped doing them. I feel like beauty pageants are wastes of money for you to stand on a stage and get told...
    fairytalesandspiderwebs fairytalesandspiderwebs 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 28

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    Ali7890 Ali7890 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    I am a victim of mind control. Just typing this makes me feel like I may be crazy. You really can't talk to anyone about this because who the hell is going to believe it and that...
    pumpkin50 pumpkin50 46-50, F 1 Response Mar 29