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Playboy, the 1967 Time feature argued, was actually fairly puritanical in its interpretation of human desire, steering clear of any hints of fetishism, or any explicitly suggestive poses.
In an era of luxury fetishism, high-end goods must have a story, a narrative, and the tale of Enzo Ferrari rising from army mule skinner to motor sports immortal is as good as anything Fielding ever wrote.
By that point, Gucci fetishism had become parodic and comical.
In its most recent season, though, the show’s ever-present commodity fetishism and obsessive materialism curdled a bit, going from joke to simple fact.
Bachelder’s conceit combines two forms of particularly male obsession: the mental escapism of fantasy sports and the tactile fetishism of Civil War re-enactments.
This is where condescension, or fetishism, or novelty begins to creep in.
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