What happens when a popular culture’s symbols become exhausted, like once-fecund fields of imagination that must lie fallow to regenerate? Man-machine, man-animal, superhumans, lesser gods, now post-human artificially superintelligent beings who replace empathy with computation. 132 more words
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Memes are an interesting aspect of Internet culture. The term meme originates from Richard Dawkins in his book ‘the selfish gene’ who argued that memes were culture that is transmitted ‘brain to brain’. 759 more words
ABOUT LEGAL MAGIC – The entire legal industry, and our society is made up of words. These words have fluid meanings, and that fluidity is used as magic to hook you into presumptions – presuming that you know what the words are supposed to mean. 395 more words
The phrase culture jamming is used to berate the media, corporations and Neoliberal capitalism by mimicking well known brands, slogans and marketing gimmicks.
For example, this advertisement is a form of culture jamming because it takes a well known brand and uses it for satirical purposes. 174 more words