A report from the cultural death spiral shows there limits live. Lines of behavior, too. Too bad they are meaningless. Kardashian Inc., having pioneered new frontiers of exhibitionism, eradicating what tatters of private life and public decorum might have remained in common code, has, in a moment of family grief (see below), agreed to pause the "app" windows on their joint existence.
Not that I consider the K-clan to be evil geniuses, or anything. They are one entrepreneurial family.
They are also a mirror.
From the Daily Mail (of course):
The Kardashians have suspended all activity on their paid-for apps while they focus on the recovery of Lamar Odom.
Khloe, Kim, Kendall, Kylie and Kourtney posted identical statements on Thursday night, explaining their lack of activity to fans.
'As a family we've decided to hold off on publishing content across our apps while we continue to suppoert and pray for Lamar,' the sisters wrote.
'Thank you for your kindness and understanding during this difficult time.'
Khloe is currently holding vigil at the bedside of her estranged husband, who is clinging to life following his discovery lying unconscious in a brothel on Tuesday following a four-day Viagra and cocaine bender. ...