Cecil (CJ) John
4 min readJul 29, 2021

Designer Labels — Oppression by Consent in the 21st Century

When I moved to Miami 6 years ago, I was deeply materialistic. I’m not ashamed of this, though I do have my regrets. I shudder when I think about how much I spent on luxury German vehicles over a 20 year period. That monthly amount if it had been invested instead would easily be worth millions of dollars.

The thing though is I was never living above my means. My good friend Wilfred, a fellow Brainiac…

Cecil (CJ) John

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