People Will Buy Anything

Yesterday morning in church, I observed something that got me thinking. No, it wasn’t the sermon or a scripture reading, it was somebody’s shirt. As we were walking out of the building I saw a man wearing a beige polo shirt with an embroidered logo that read Rainforest Café – Las Vegas.

I thought to myself, what motivates someone to buy an overpriced shirt, at an overpriced theme restaurant, in perhaps the most overpriced city in America? […]