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Capitalism searches out the darkest corners of human potential, and mainlines them.
by geezer in Paris (risico at wanadoo(flypoop)fr) on Wed Jan 6th, 2010 at 11:24:04 PM EST
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Carrotmobs

"How organized consumer purchasing can change business"

In contrast to stickmobs, who organize to withdraw purchase of particular products of particular corporations. An updated boycott using www to assemble enough signatories to make a real dent in sales within a short period, and perhaps in only one locality.

You can't be me, I'm taken

by Sven Triloqvist on Thu Jan 7th, 2010 at 05:20:13 AM EST
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Watched the movie.
Whoa! What a great idea!
A family joke is the airhead Parisienne cruising the sidewalk with cellphone stuck to her hear, utterly oblivious to everything else-

As always, there's more to it.

Capitalism searches out the darkest corners of human potential, and mainlines them.

by geezer in Paris (risico at wanadoo(flypoop)fr) on Fri Jan 8th, 2010 at 03:32:58 AM EST
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...Parisienne cruising the sidewalk with cellphone stuck to her hear

LOL

Whether intentional or a typo that is a marvelous bit of word play.

She believed in nothing; only her skepticism kept her from being an atheist. -- Jean-Paul Sartre

by ATinNM on Fri Jan 8th, 2010 at 02:29:20 PM EST
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"Whether intentional or a typ"

I'll never tell.
Take the money and run.

Capitalism searches out the darkest corners of human potential, and mainlines them.

by geezer in Paris (risico at wanadoo(flypoop)fr) on Tue Jan 12th, 2010 at 02:39:06 AM EST
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