WHO TOLD YOU TO BUY THAT

People crowd the first floor of Macy's department store as they open at midnight (0500 GMT) on November 23, 2012 in New York to start the stores' "Black Friday" shopping weekend. AFP PHOTO/Stan HONDASTAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images

Written By: LIVITY Many aspects of modern life in America are shaped by ideas and actions we see on our televisions. Scripted shows beaming out of television screens influence what Americans consider fashionable, from our mannerisms to our ideas about… Continue Reading

ADIDAS: ALL DAY I DREAM ABOUT SPORTS

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  Written By: LIVITY Americans claim to watch sports to relax and escape their strenuous schedules, which include juggling family and work. However, is the manner in which Americans relate to sports so innocent? At what point does mindless consumption… Continue Reading

HOMEOWNERSHIP DOES NOT EQUAL FINANCIAL FREEDOM

The American Dream is Costly

  Written By: LIVITY   American’s have been taught that the epitome of financial achievement is homeownership. The media uses periodicals, commercials, television shows, and movies to promote the joys and freedoms of homeownership. The famous quotes of ‘Honey, we… Continue Reading

Are There Really Enough Hours In The Day?

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“Time is what we have most, but we use worst” William Penn Written By: LIVITY According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ American Time Use Survey, citizens over the age of 15 spend nearly three hours watching television daily. I… Continue Reading

THE GREAT DIVORCE

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“They were laughing instead of thinking, but that they did not know what they were laughing about and why they had stopped thinking”                                                                                           Neil  Postman Written By : LIVITY When I had cable television, I was an infamous… Continue Reading

CELEBRITY ROMANCE: THE ONE SIDED RELATIONSHIP TOO MANY AMERICANS HAVE.

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    Written By : LIVITY Throughout history man has worshipped everything from the sun, mountains, and mice. Since America’s inception, Christianity has been the leading religion of the land. Though recently, Christian denominations have suffered great declines in membership.… Continue Reading

RELAX ,IT’S JUST CLOTHES !!!!

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  Written By: LIVITY A mantra I have heard throughout my life, whether from black or white, rich or poor, states that garments bespeak one’s character and social status. During my journey of trying to understand the never-ending masquerade party… Continue Reading