by From Adaptation, the film
“To ‘own something’ in the traditional sense is becoming less important, because what’s scarce has changed. Ownership just isn’t hard anymore.”
People buy things because of what they can do with them.
People buy things because of what they can tell others about it.
People buy things because of what having it says about them.
Let’s do some cartwheels
“I never wanted to be Marilyn - just happened. Marilyn’s like a veil I wear over Norma Jean.”