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On the erotic appeal of the Lands’

posted by Jason Kottke   Nov 29, 2007

On the erotic appeal of the Lands’ End catalog:

These are images more invasive than any Victoria’s Secret spread, because they don’t inspire lust. This is a pornography of regret, and the longer you stare, the more seductive it becomes. These sixty pages are a self-pity trap; any sane lonely man would do well to avoid them.

(via maggie)