The Kardashians threw a birthday party for Kris Jenner in the theme of The Great Gatsby. It received the usual press attention that any event would when the Kardashians gather under one roof for an extravaganza. Everyone remarked on their lavish gowns, caps, and outfits from the 1920s. Many wondered whether the elusive Rob Kardashian would show up. But perhaps we have overlooked the best and most ridiculous part of the Kardashians throwing an overly expensive party fashioned after The Great Gatsby.

The novel is known as a cautionary tale of the decadent downside of the American dream. Let that sink in for a second! The story is narrated by a fictional author named Nick Carraway. In the book, he says the following regarding wealth and privilege:

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