the commuter's eye

does anyone see a striking resemblance?

Posted in cityscapes, mindscapes, on wording and writing, socioholicalishism by martzipan on August 11, 2011

people on streets

here are two images. although the reasons are different, the purpose is the same – i.e. both reclaiming people’s right of owning their streets. the intereseting part is that both play on the distance between literally and figuratively speaking, with an emphasis on the former. without getting into ‘pragmaticalities’ and ‘semioticalities’,  the funny part is that one will most likely be remembered as a just and entitled to act, while the other as an irrational and condemnable one. take a wild guess which is which…

syria takes to the streets

occupy wall street