"When the tv
malfunctions, don't fix it; decide to suffer through the withdrawal.
Fight your way out of the consumerist cage."
"I want to live in a
world where human beings, not corporate entities, create the
"We ... need to
consider how this corporate branding-and-advertising project influences
the way we think about the big social issues of our time, such as global
warming, economic globalization, and genetically engineered food."
"Culture jamming is
about jamming the signals that put us in this trance in the first place.
It's about creating cognitive dissonance, disseminating as many seeds of
truth to as many people as you can, with the ultimate goal of toppling
existing power structures and changing the way we'll live in the
"... we have absolutely
no idea what this constant advertising babble is doing to us. The
situation is similar to what we were experiencing at the start of the
environmental movement forty years ago, when people just didn't want to
believe that three parts per billion of some chemical in the air or
water could be toxic and have all kinds of unforeseen consequences down
the road. Today we are repeating that same mistake in our mental
"Live without dead