Carrie’s style is quirky and expressive, her personality relatable. However, a major flaw that makes her human has become part and parcel with the life we associate with her, the life we lust after. And Amy Cassell is not so sure it’s a good thing. Are we trading financial security for glamour, and where will that leave us in the future?
Some time ago, I open-mindedly asked my boyfriend “what do you want to do this Saturday?” “We could go to the footy!” was his response. “No!” was mine. Maybe not that open-minded. But, as he whined that we always did what I suggested, I wondered, do you have to share all your partner’s interests? After [...]