Entry 2: "I don't want this for Christmas"
Has anybody noticed these posters plastered all over town? I started noticing these about a month ago around the neighborhood.
"In San Francisco, critics have expressed their disapproval by adding some spray paint of their own to the Sony ads. On a wall outside a beer garden in San Francisco's bohemian Mission District that caters to motorcyclists and bike messengers, someone spray-painted over every character, adding the commentary, "Advertising directed at your counter-culture." "
The excerpt above is from an article by Wired, Sony Draws Ire with PSP Graffiti
Here are some defaced sony adverts taken in San Fransico published in the above Wired article:The writing on the wall reads "Advertising directed at your counter culture".
Here is a photo I took the other day while walking past the corner of Melrose and Vista:
A few days ago I noticed that it has been painted over.