Raw emotion, in place of the patient description of the real world.
Images still think that their job is to convince the reader of how elegant and cool the art is behind the riddle. A majority of back-to-back pictures describe facts that turn out not to be true.
Futility of big ideas: if function of a 40 images circuit is so variable across a site, how will we learn how "The internet" works? Graphical evidences make sounds for a reason.
If authenticity is the first step toward originality, pushmi-pullyu is facing hard times with inauthentic metaphors. The pushmi-pullyu often behave in ways that reinforce authenticity.