It's more than sharing stuff

I’ve been letting the whole community debate swill around my head a while longer and I realise I’ve been focusing on the sharing of stuff. What stuff do I share, what is mine, how do we share stuff? Etc… The problem with that of course is that I remain resolutely materialistic. My eyes remain fixed on earthly things, I’m worried about my stuff. I’m worried that someone will break my stuff, not give me my stuff back, not share with me their stuff (that I may want), that I’ll pay…

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Stuff lust

I read this on the BBC news magazine and just couldn’t NOT post about it. It even asks the question: “Are these people shoppers or are they worshippers?” I feel like a prophet. This article was sparked by the launch of the iPhone (blogged about here, here and here) and wonders what is all the fuss about? “It’s about desire, these aren’t things we need at all – but we all fall for it,” says Tom Wiggins of gadget magazine, Stuff. Yes indeed.  But as you read the responses many think a ‘lust…

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