Have You Seen . . .

Is nothing sacred? Time was when street fliers were reserved for grief-stricken pet owners and all-ages punk shows. Now, like so much else in this post-modernist culture of ours, this essential form of communication has been reduced to just another meta-joke. Happy Place has dutifully amassed a collection of pointless street fliers. Favorites below; the rest are here.

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5 Responses to Have You Seen . . .

  1. pt dismal says:

    do we still live in a “post-modernist” culture, kamper? haven’t we gotten beyond the whole “post” thing? i dunno, but it seems like a cutting edge kulture kritic such as yourself would be able to tell us…..


  2. kamper says:

    We have now come full circle, where what was ironic is now earnest and what was earnest is now a hummingbird flitting from flower to flower in the fading sunlight.

  3. pt dismal says:

    uh, ok. did you double up on your meds, kamper?


  4. kamper says:

    Yes. And now check this pertinent xkcd cartoon.

  5. Karmicads says:

    I’ve seen that pole. I’d recognize it anywhere. Even hiding behind a missing pole flyer. It don’t fool me for a moment.

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