"The most intimate reactions of human beings have been so thoroughly reified that the idea of anything specific to themselves now persists only as an utterly abstract notion: personality scarcely signifies anything more than shining white teeth and freedom from body odour and emotions. The triumph of advertising in the culture industry is that consumers feel compelled to buy and use its products even though they see through them."
— Theodor Adorno, The Culture Industry: Enlightenment as Mass Deception (via fuckyeahexistentialism)
2 more months… 2 more months… I swear the next time I see a fucking pizza box in the kitchen trash I’m going upstairs, placing it in front of her door and leaving a note on it.
"Please take out your pizza box to the recycling instead of wedging it between the kitchen trash and the cabinet wall. Thanks!"