We’ve Endured 40 Years

Daily Post asked this week in their photo challenge:


Show us what endurance means to you. Is it that high-school diploma, beads of sweat earned on a long run, a treasured family heirloom, or something else entirely?”



When people say that things used to be built to last, that is because they were built to last!

Take this vacuum cleaner as an example; now almost 40 years old, and still functions properly.

There is a reason for this: Planned Obsolescence.

If this concept is unfamiliar to you, take a look at this documentary: http://topdocumentaryfilms.com/light-bulb-conspiracy/