Just when it looked as though the hipster beard was starting to recede into the obscurity that swallows most fads, a group of Oslo-based designers has taken things to the next level by manufacturing a watch that doesn't tell the time. And no, this isn't a practical joke or satirical article from the annals of the Onion; it's a legitimate project that's based on the concept that time is subjective.
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Social snake oil! Scary mascots! Adult playgrounds! Fake phones and stocks! Men are dicks! Hipsters! Ohmmmm!
With all that earnest talk about engagement, authenticity and honesty, social media is certainly very fertile ground for parody and ridicule – and also for shysters, snake oil merchants and pettifoggers like Brian. The mascots for the London Olympics have been revealed. And Wenlock and Mandeville look like the ...