On(Design) Bullshit features Michael Beirut’s essay on bullshit in the design profession, posted on Design Observer in 2005. In response, many designers wrote comments on the blog. Their conversation brought up Harry Frankfurt’s essay on Bullshit, which is included at the end.
Each story follows the next as if by free association, a similar process to that of bullshitting. The blurbs on the cover are non-sensical to emphasize the quality of bullshit in its most extreme and entertaining state.