There's been a lot of chatter and backchatter about the disturbing creep of Sabrina.jp and the other androgynes dressing up as full scale dolls and anime. It's something about the threshold where humans blur into representations thereof, something about the quirky and troubling quality of mouths that never move. Slippery slope &c.
And so it is with all posts that this then is about Paris Hilton, if for no one's sake but Google's. It's just that the speed of the transformation here was so quick, the accelerated reverse gear from human into doll.
To be clear, that's if you presume that she was never Idoru from the very beginning. The spirit is willing, but the flesh is synthetic polymer resin.Posted by kevin slavin at December 02, 2003 12:41 PM