Planned Obsolescence. {Cartoon}

Via Joe Mohr
on May 29, 2013
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planned obsolescence

As Annie Leonard illustrates in “The Story of Electronics,” most of our computers, phones, etc. are designed for the dump—they don’t need our help.

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Ed: Brianna Bemel, Waylon Lewis


About Joe Mohr

Joe (aka "Mean Joe Green") is a painter, illustrator, cartoonist, writer (ROBOT+BIKE=KITTEN), beekeeper, father and hubby who enjoys travelling, biking, walking and hiking. Joe’s environmental articles and cartoons can be found on Elephant Journal, Yes! magazine (print and online), Urban Conversion (PBS), The Center for Media and Democracy, Greenpeace, Natural Papa, Eco Child's Play, Ecolutionist, Ecopolitology, PlanetSave, and a few others. He also does an environmental kids cartoon series called “Hank D and the Bee”on NaturalPapa, EcoSnobberySucks, and EcoChildsPlay. Joe is proud to be the #1 individual cartoonist that shows up after Googling "Monsanto cartoon". Visit Joe's cartoon archive, twitter ramblings and Stumble Upon page.


One Response to “Planned Obsolescence. {Cartoon}”

  1. asayre says:

    Great video! The ‘green’ computer is an abacus hah! Narrator alludes to some green(er) electronics companies but doesn’t mention any names?