Just doing it, in Greece

Posted by Rob Walker on December 18, 2008
Posted Under: Involuntary branding

From Boston Globe’s Big Picture: “A protester prepares to launch a stone with a slingshot at policemen during riots in Athens December 10, 2008.”

Full Greek Riots Gallery here.

Thx: JKD!

Further diversion may be found at MKTG Tumblr, and the Consumed Facebook page.

Reader Comments

This photo reminds of the point made in the New Yorker’s recent profile of Naomi Klein, in which she made the point that Barack Obama’s “Yes We Can” slogan was just as catchy as Just Do It! and in many ways as meaningless.

Written By Sara Ivry on December 19th, 2008 @ 2:57 pm

Wow. At first I didnt get it. Then i zeroed in on the swoop and was like- oh sh@#t!
Nike has come full circle and returned as the brand of the revolution.
Holy Che!
I pause to consider the implications and opport

Written By Lawrence Cobb-El on December 21st, 2008 @ 3:21 pm
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