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Cataloging Retail Consumption in Honor of Cyber Monday

 - Nov 29, 2009   Updated: Jul 14 2011
Whether you're a Cyber Monday shopper in search of good deals or a weary survivor of Black Friday, this weekend is a giant one for consumerism. Accordingly, I've clustered together 45 innovations that prove--positively and negatively--the power of consumerism.

Even if you hate the very idea of consumerism and avoid it in all ways possible, you'll find some pithy art features that turn a nose up at The Man.

Implications - Specifically speaking, there are now organized zombie walks which gather people dressed as the undead to stand up against consumerism and everything else it stands for. If that doesn't whet your whistle, you can still check out other features about logo-branded quilts, extreme shopping sprees, and even holistic shopping.