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Wild ideas


Philosophy deals in wild ideas. But what is an idea?

Ideas today are encrypted in talk of facts and figures, and hidden in screen-size images of objects of desire. 1,280 more words

Consumer Culture

Winter, Christmas, good deals, Shopacalypse...

I will mark this date on my calendar and watch my PG&E bill – my heater is officially ON. I woke to that rumbling sound this morning, having turned on the thermostat yesterday. 852 more words

Sorry, I'm NOT Sorry for Being a Picky Eater

If you are health conscious, or a vegan, or a health-conscious vegan, you know all too well the daily struggle that accompanies your food choices. If you are a female, you might be familiar with the need to be a people please-er and apologize for causing any inconveniences.  1,137 more words

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I Am Jack's Broken Heart 1" Button Pin Badge Fight Club Anti-Consumerism Chuck Palahniuk Tyler Durden

I Am Jack's Broken Heart 1" Button Pin Badge Fight Club Anti-Consumerism Chuck Palahniuk Tyler Durden

The Materials of Participatory Design

More cuts from a larger cloth.

Scholars in numerous design fields have turned to “participatory design” to bridge this gap between artistic exclusivity and public accessibility. 1,011 more words

Consumer Culture

Losing All Hope Is Freedom 1" Button Pin Badge Fight Club Anti-Consumerism Chuck Palahniuk Tyler Durden

Losing All Hope Is Freedom 1" Button Pin Badge Fight Club Anti-Consumerism Chuck Palahniuk Tyler Durden

I Am Jack's Wasted Life 1" Button Pin Badge Fight Club Anti-Consumerism Chuck Palahniuk Tyler Durden

I Am Jack's Wasted Life 1" Button Pin Badge Fight Club Anti-Consumerism Chuck Palahniuk Tyler Durden