“An amalgamation of its own history, the youth of the West are left with consuming cool rather that creating it. The cultural zeitgeists of the past have always been sparked by furious indignation and are reactionary movements. But the hipster’s self-involved and isolated maintenance does nothing to feed cultural evolution. Western civilization’s well has run dry. The only way to avoid hitting the colossus of societal failure that looms over the horizon is for the kids to abandon this vain existence and start over.”—
1. She had no job and relied on me to support her and feed her. Yet when I was around she would be to busy talking to her Second Life friends and would get pissed if I asked her to log off so we could talk or do something outside of the apartment.
2. She put on 40 pounds in the year we were dating due to her Second Life addiction.
3. She eventually became a Second Life “Escort”, which consisted of her cybering with random dudes, cam whoring, and selling naked pictures of herself for Linden (2nd life currency). When I found out the extent to which she was doing this, I pleaded with her to stop. She refused, stating that it helped her self esteem and broke up with me.