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Unformatted text preview: be fine in our country. There would be no more depression or recession so the American people started buying things again, things that they were deprived of having and buying for many years prior to his election. It was thought that America was turning into a vast suburban wasteland, where the neighbors worries over Capri pants would stifle all individuality as well as what people could now buy. Many highbrow intellectuals derided the homogenized lifestyle created by mass consumption, conformity, and mass media. (Nation of Nation page 838)...
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