DURST: Hit The Consuming Wall

The fashion industry gets away with planned obsolescence all the time by arbitrarily declaring clothes we just bought as having the trendsetting equivalent of a steam powered toaster. The stereo people right now are busy searching for a format to replace CD's because evidently people are clamoring for such precise sound they can hear the bass players arteries harden after his bacon triple cheeseburger with chili fries lunch. Try and buy a PC; it'll be out of date before you sign the charge slip. The defense department figured out how to cash in on this years ago, by claiming they simply can't struggle by with mere quadruple digit megatonnage and need new laser guided smart bombs that can distinguish between the men's and women's room at the Baghdad Hilton. Why stock dumb hardware when you can have artillery capable of completing the New York Times crossword puzzle during trajectory?So although we may have hit the consuming wall, I'm sure its just a phase we're going through, and it won't be long before our existence will not worth living unless we own infrared cellular Internet goggles so we can access the Beavis and Butthead website while jogging.Will Durst will probably wait for the Radio Shack knock off.

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