Sunday, March 14, 2010

Paragraph of the Week

The mission statement of Rob Walker's Things That Look Like Other Things blog, one of my favorite things to read on the internet:

That contrast is embedded in things that look like other things, and its curious appeal suggests something about one of the great conundrums of consumer behavior, or possibly even of human psychology: our attraction to the novel and our seemingly contradictory attraction to the familiar.

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