Australian property mogul Tim Gurner has millenials upset over avocados. He told the Australian version of 60 Minutes that millenials are spending, not saving... they want to eat out every day, travel to Europe every year. As he put it, “When I was trying to buy my first home, I wasn't buying smashed avocado for $19 and four coffees at $4 each.” (Click that link for the full video... or check out the promo here--)
Millenials took offense...
Millienal "The Graduate":— (((Ty Austin))) (@TyLAustin) May 16, 2017
"I have just two words for you. Are you listening?"
Use the inflation calculator - Your $130,000 house 30 years ago does not equal 1.4 million in 2017 dollars. The game has changed— Robin Nelson (@robingnelson) May 16, 2017
Others just fed into the stereotype--
@ihatetwats Avocado toast is good... besides blowing your money is fun... I get itchy if I have any money— Bakla (@Bakla666) May 16, 2017
You can get more reaction here--
Millionaire to Millennials: Your avocado toast addiction is costing you a house https://t.co/l7U6u3FoWl— PNJ (@pnj) May 16, 2017