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Strange Images: Sex Pigs

Occasionally I am going to post some of the odd images I see in the world through sociologist eyes. I saw this one on a door next to a men’s restroom at a restaurant: I stood looking at this to figure out what it meant. The obvious is that it riffs on the idea that … Continue reading

Absurd Consumerism in a Bottle

“Are we good on water?” “Yeah, we’re good.” It was one of those conversations at the grocery store that seemed really strange to me. I wondered, How much bottled water do we consume every year? It always seemed odd to me that the US would consume so much bottled water when EPA regulated water from … Continue reading