Nation of Beancounters

Veblen goods in the dark

Posted in Culture by Navin Kumar on January 16, 2013

For when you want people to know how high status you are, regardless of lighting.

1. The glow in the dark iPhone case

veblen iphone









2. Nothing says I have crap taste in music but money to burn like glow in the dark beats (by Dre) skin.

veblen skin









3. Conspicuous consumption doesn’t get less utilitarian than glow in the dark sunglasses.

veblen nooka











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