The Sticky Fingers of "Emerging Adults"
July 29, 2005 4:08 PM Subscribe
"A generation ago, adult children visiting their parents' homes might have left with a Tupperware container of lasagna. Today, many of them stealthily make off with toiletries, groceries, sometimes clothing and even furniture. It is an apparently widespread practice, born of a sense of entitlement among young adults - and usually amusedly tolerated by parents - that gives new meaning to the phrase 'home shopping
.'" Guilty as charged.
posted by JPowers (55 comments total)