The Madness of King Consumer

July 29, 2010

The iPhone4 becomes available in Canada tomorrow. I understand from numerous Twitter messages that a great many people will be lining up, some overnight perhaps, to be early purchasers. Same thing happened with the iPad in May.

I don’t have the words to express how dumb I happen to think that is, so I’ll leave it to this image…

Everyone has the right to their own obsessions, just count me out.

Lines and Shadows

July 29, 2010

And old staircase in Vancouver’s Chinatown.

[better resolution here]