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Let's Discuss Daria #2"The Lost Girls"Let's Discuss Daria #2 by lilminette
Daria apparently had won a contest without her knowledge and the prize is that she gets to spend a day with Val, editor of teen magazine "Val". And not only that, Val, as it turns out, despite being an adult, is as self-absorbed as a teenager focused on popularity, and suffers from a serious Peter Pan complex.
This is another episode that I think is really meta, and in this case I like to think that was intentional. At its core it's taking a swing at corporations who market to teenagers by perpetuating shallow values.
But what makes this interesting is that rather than illustrate corporate suits as, well, just that, instead we have Val, who doesn't wear a suit, but teen attire.
She is undoubtedly a corporate suit in her own way. She suffers from a Peter Pan complex in that she wants to perpetually stay in touch with "the teen within", and she uses that as a means to sell her magazine.
In a real world context, no doubt this was probably written because "Daria"