The Poor Waste More Time On Digital Entertainment

Tagged: Money, Poor, Waste, Entertainment, Technology
Source: Slashdot - Read the full article
Posted: 2 years 8 weeks ago

"Children of parents with low social status are less able to resist the temptations of technological entertainment, a fact that impedes their education and adds to the obstacles such children face in obtaining financial comfort later in life. As explained in the article, poor parents and their children often waste both their time and money on heavily marketed entertainment systems. Such families often accumulate PCs, gaming consoles and smart phones, but use them only for nonconstructive activities."

 

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3dGameMan
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In the mean time the 1% are robbing us blind, and laughing!

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We're poor, we do what we want. FO rich people.