Zizek and YOLO

I saw the SNL video parodying Drake’s The Motto and of course, thought of Zizek. Zizek has repeated claimed that the move into a “permissive” society hides an even more oppressive ideological state for the subject. Lonely Island, SNL’s parody/real band, seems to have stumbled upon the same insight.

If you missed the source material, here is Drake’s The Motto.

 

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~ by stellarcartographies on January 29, 2013.

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