Is an act still genuinely human once it’s been captured by Wall Street, Hollywood, Silicon Valley, & the Pentagon?
Or does the commodification of behaviour make things change?
In the attention economy going viral signifies adding value
This Texan Star Wars fan was on Prime Time TV after going viral.
Why is this happening?
If you’re looking for clues, look no further than H. L. Mencken
Nobody ever went broke underestimating the taste of the American public.
If Virality really is the Holy Grail then how does one attain it?
The KLF have the Answer with their Marketing Manual – HOW TO HAVE A NUMBER ONE – THE EASY WAY
THE TIMELORDS T H E M A N U A L (HOW TO HAVE A NUMBER ONE THE EASY WAY) THE JUSTIFIED ANCIENTS OF MU MU REVEAL THEIR ZENARCHISTIC METHOD USED IN MAKING THE UNTHINKABLE HAPPEN. KLF 009B 1988 (YOU KNOW WHAT'S GONE) TEXT BY: LORD ROCK AND TIME BOY A.K.A. THE TIMELORDS A.K.A. ROCKMAN ROCK AND KINGBOY D.
Where is Guy Debord when you need him?