Increasing Marginal Utility

A blog so good it violates the law of diminishing marginal utility.

Conspicuous Authenticity with Fake Lucky Charms

Go to 1:28 of this link to watch a hipster talk about how one may signal that one is a good person by eating ugly marshmallows in knockoff Lucky Charms. Note: he actually uses the word signal, and he uses it in the economic sense.

And you people act like I’m crazy for agreeing with Potter that buying local organic crap is exactly this.

4 responses to “Conspicuous Authenticity with Fake Lucky Charms

  1. gcallah April 23, 2012 at 12:50 am

    I think you write posts like this just to signal that you are a hard-headed, independent thinker.

  2. Hedlund April 23, 2012 at 1:27 am

    Nic∃ find. I don’t think it’s ∀uthoritative, though.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 745 other followers

%d bloggers like this: