Christopher Pratt (cpratt) wrote,
Christopher Pratt
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George Harrison.

Well, he's dead. And the first thing I saw on the TV about it was a very simple yet powerful image: someone had gone to the Strawberry Fields memorial in New York City and lain a small Granny Smith apple on the pavement, complete with some vaguely hippy saying like "All You Need Is Love", along with the Mercedes Benz symbol.

I suppose I should be less cynical but the accidental combination of two corporate symbols was touching in its naivete, really.
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