"[Baudrillard] proves himself to be as much of a thoughtful iconoclast as ever." Canadian Art
I love reading Baudrillard, he always puts me in a defiant mood.
Again, to some he may seem the seer of the obvious but others put up great resistance to his ideas because it destroys their privileged, little cozy world.
Baudrillard makes a lot of sense before you really read the evidence (oh, wait he doesn't use evidence) or rather analysis he provides.
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