Ominibus shirts and t-shirt pricing
So the Omnibus designs are offered at ~2x the “regular” Mediocritee price.
I guess the idea is that there is some revenue shared with the podcast people – or, put another way, they are using Mediocritee as a no-hassle way to make money.
This raises a few questions in my mind:
What makes one shirt “worth” more to us than another of equal physical quality? Why will we pay $35 for a real band band t-shirt at the merch table but only $14 for a Ragna Rok? How much are we willing to pay to sit at the cool kids table? What about the $200 “designer” plain white T’s?
Does Ken Jennings really have the cred to justify the premium?
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