On September 13, 2013, Dane Dormio posted this list of A Few Things Wrong With Our Society. While the list is by no means complete, it does however, exclude one common problem in modern society. Society itself has an overwhelming problem with the endless pursuit of perfection. Tracy Lynn Tobin mentions this ideal with her blog post, Perfection Is Meaningless If It Is Never Seen.
In modern society, there is simply too much focus on perfection. Every time I turn on my television set, all I see are celebrities who spend their entire existence trying to be perfect, and expecting nothing less. Is this the kind of image that is healthy to society? One in which we are all expected to be perfect in every way?