20 Thought-Provoking Cartoons That Perfectly Describe Our Lives Today

by Robert Anthony

One of the best ways to take a peek at what's really going on around the world is to browse through a series of satirical illustrations.

These types of illustrations will effortlessly make you think about various topics, from the current state of the United States economy to our obsession with social media and relationships.

In a recent visual series illustrated by artist John Holcroft, we're introduced to those popular topics and more.

Check out the photos below for a closer look!

Facebook likes fuel egos.

Poor bank!

The "giants" will screw you.

Credit card debt and being gawked at like a piece of meat.

The epitome of inflation.

Contracts in a nutshell.

A real happiness kit and homelessness.

Don't eat too much McDonald's.

Being single.

Video games are anchors.

How doctors work and the corporate ladder.

The typical office worker.

 What an apple really symbolizes these days.

 A healthy planet? It's all about the money.

 Beer makes you delusional.

The economy roller coaster.

Don't fall for the trap!

Citations: Satirical Illustrations by John Holcroft (Sad and Useless)