McNulty: Kylie Jenner is an American Icon
Millennials are often known for their socialist tendencies, voting en masse for candidates like Bernie Sanders and other progressives who rail against billionaires and the “elite class.” A billionaire female makeup entrepreneur that defines the ideals that made America a place where anyone can succeed leads this generation of millennial socialists, at least in terms of popular culture.
Kylie Jenner is one of the most important figures in contemporary American society as the youngest child of the Kardashian dynasty. While most millennials in Kylie Jenner’s situation, lifestyle, and luck would rely on their family’s money to live, Kylie instead rose to the occasion and became the youngest self-made billionaire in the world. She outsmarted the marketing game and the Hollywood media establishment on social media with her savvy entrepreneurial skills.
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