Walmart Commodifies the 'Occupy' Movement

by Kelly Breaux
File under: Fake Freedom17 Dec 2013 12:20 EST

Walmart is currently selling posters of the Occupy Wall Street 'tent city' through its online store.  Surprising?  Just another part of life in Fakenation, we assume.

Here's the description of the "product":

Good to know this is the real deal: a "licensed reproduction".  Licensed by whom?  We have no idea, but it will "make a great addition to your home or office".

Indeed, here's the best-quality image of the erstwhile shantytown that they provide.  Very vivid: you can almost smell the urine and hear the drum circles:

There's no better way to prove your Corporate Social Responsibility than by hanging this above your desk, so all your clients can see it.  And at only $42.75 (plus shipping and handling, of course), who can afford not to?

Follow us on Twitter
SEND TO A FRIEND
Friend's email:    Your email:  

NO COMMENTS

Name: (optional)
Comment:
Verify: