I was offered this example of a "productive fake documentary on YouTube" by a friend, student, or colleague who responded when I crowdsourced my FakeTube Project
via social networks. I later blogged, spoke,
on it (and other videos) as promised.
, "a literary or musical work in which the style of an author or work is closely imitated for comic effect or in ridicule,"[cit]
is also a key tactic of postmodernism
, "because it foregrounds quotation and self-referentiality."[cit]
("radical" ideas and images being commodified and incorporated within mainstream society[cit]
) are terms from Guy Debord's Society of the Spectacle