People are odd. For proof, you need look no further than this column every week. I understand fetishes, I think, when they're connected to sexuality or religion. But what possible need can one have for a video showing a woman getting her hair shampooed and her ponytail cut off? Andy Warhol, he of the eight-hour movie of the man sleeping, would have turned this one down. Next week (maybe): a video of me shaving.
The Wonderful: Original comic strip art is still a good investment, not to mention cool to look at. While prices of Peanuts and other strips have skyrocketed, one may still find a good value in early, important strips like Lil' Abner, as illustrated by the great Al Capp in the auction below.