Ask a typical twenty-year-old what his dreams, ambitions, and goals in life are, and you’ll probably get the following answer:
“My goals in life? I mean…whatever. You know, get married, have kids. Whatever.”
Whatever. Far more than a phrase—it defines a value system. Go with the flow. Follow the path of least resistance. Just carry on. Whatever. In place of drive and ambition, mediocrity and complacency have become the battle cry of the day and define the culture around us.
This Shmuz focuses on this unique phenomenon of our generation, how it affects all of us, and what we can do about it.