Hot commodities in youth culture After watching video answer the following questions:
Air Jordan’s and other athletic shoes (as well as iPhones and gaming consoles) are hot commodities in youth culture. People are known to have camped outside of shoe stores for days awaiting the release of a popular shoe. Have you ever spent hours waiting in line or online for a “hot ticket item”? If not, have you ever “splurged” or overspent on an item?
If so, which one? And, discuss your reasons for going to such lengths to get the item.
What did the acquisition of the item mean to you or those who waited in long lines for it? That is, what did it symbolize?

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