Just North of Something Important: Globalism's enfant terrible

I guess I never really thought about MIA as a real person. I always envisioned her as more like a tornado of signifiers, clearly devoted to image above everything else. It wasn’t just that she was using terrorism as accoutrement, since Rage Against the Machine did that too; she was using 8-bit…

This is a great analysis of a story that is blowing up right now … I like the way that there is this oppressions cluster with Brentwood-Feminism-Tamil-Britain-Youth it isn’t explored by Hirschberg and in regards to the “truffle fries”  Hirschberg must have some sort of classist/symbolic hang up because she mentions them in her profile of Megan Fox too http://www.nytimes.com/2009/11/15/magazine/15Fox-t.html