After reading “On Dumpster Diving,” please respond to the following questions in 1-2 paragraphs.
1. How would you describe Eighner’s attitude toward material possessions? How is his attitude different from other members of society? Use three examples from the essay to back up your claim. Integrate the quotes by providing a context for each quote and using proper MLA citations.
2. What does Eighner learn about society? What underlying message is he sending to his readers?