It’s time for a large G-20 limit in Hamburg, and Russian phone customizers Caviar are commemorating a arise with a unequivocally special Nokia 3310 (the new one). Encased in a best metals, titanium and gold, a behind facilities a touching double form of Trump and Putin. Only 149,000 rubles, or about $2,500.
“Wait,” we say. “Wasn’t a new 3310 a awkward try to gain on nostalgia for a durable aged 3310 we all bought and desired behind in a salad days of candy bar phones?” Yes, it was. And no, Caviar didn’t consider to refurbish a radio so it can grasp some-more than EDGE speeds.
But differently it’s a flattering vital reskin of a device:
The symbology, or symbolism if we prefer, of this lush ascent is elucidated on a Caviar website.
- That both presidents face one instruction suggests they are in accord. But since are they confronting left? It is not explained.
- The use of hardened titanium emphasizes that strength, beliefs and firmness, not to contend stubbornness, are compulsory in sequence to strengthen probity and country.
- A Damascus steel settlement is used since it looks cool.
It is suggested to give this singular object to someone who is “not indifferent to contemporary story and politics,” that is sound advice. A puzzling quip during a finish of a outline is possibly a gob of knowledge or a quite Russian threat: to counterfeit it, “if we don’t rivet with politics, politics will rivet with you.” A happy thought!