30 May '17, 6am

Discourse on Avocado sandwiches betrays Gen-X’s own financial insecurity.: Every generation likes to poke fun at… https://t.co/6zTfkp6xJD

Every generation likes to poke fun at the generation which secedes them. Baby Boomers were particularly cruel to Gen-X when we were growing up and made fun of the shows we watched ( Friends ) and the music we listened to ( Nirvana ). As Generation X got older, they started to take on Millennials or Gen-Y and recently came out with a distracting argument proclaiming that Millenials will never retire because they ate hipster food like Avocado Sandwiches. The article was particularly damning last week and featured one special snow flake whose life can only be complete all thanks to a $50 bowl of Negitoro don. I am less inclined to bash Millenials, having work with them rather closely as peers in the last 3 years and I personally never saw anyone from SMU eat an avocado sandwich. I don’t really appreciate folks labelling my classmates as avocado eating …

Full article: http://thefinance.sg/2017/05/30/discourse-on-avocado-sand...

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