Thought for the week

Hello Kitty is the ultimate expression of contentless advertising, in as much that the product is also the advert for the product. In this manner it replicates itself endlessly and becomes a metaphor for our modern age – Scientists predict that by the year 2044, Hello Kitty will have destroyed all other industry as people will only purchase memes by that point.

I made the last bit up, by the way (thus adding to the countless lies and half truths on this blog)

2 thoughts on “Thought for the week

  1. hmm, and outside of philosophy at least, hello kitty is also simply very cute. 😉

    rain, knowing what hummel and precious memeries/moments are, i can safely say, they don’t happen here in the uk.

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