27 Sep

Brother Maynard has written a great post about the $700B and there is also an interesting article here h/t Jordan Cooper

It’s this desire we must understand. More than any other possession, houses are what people use to say, “Look how well I’m doing!” Given the financial anxieties and indignities suffered by the American middle class, it’s hardly surprising that a lower-middle-class child who grows up in a small house feels a burning need to acquire a bigger one.


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