Thursday, November 13, 2008

Starbucks and Omnitopia

One of the primary themes of omnitopia is the conflation of the entire world into a miniaturized enclave. At Starbucks, an enclave of privilege in a time of increasing economic angst, the "world" becomes "a comfy chair."

2 comments:

Lissie said...

While that may be true, I can have all of that at home...

smt said...

And yet, I work so much better in that comfy chair at starbucks. Its nice to know my behavior ( and waist line) is being modify to help the economy.