October 15, 2014 · 7:30 PM
Paula & Ben's Home
Thorstein Veblen coined the phrase “Conspicuous Consumption” and thought “in a wealthy society, people begin to consume things simply in order to show others they can.” Bertrand Russell thought “leisure was the most important aspect to living what he called a free and happy life.” If making money does not impact our leisure time (think rising value of stock market investments) is it wrong? Join the many angles of this discussion.
Soup at 6:30. Discussion at 7:30.