Someone said there are no original ideas. Certainly in the practice of design, it is inevitable that designers from around the world will hit on similar ideas and themes when tackling similar problmes.

But these grabs from seem to show that some designers do prefer to copy rather than create.

The Internet has given us an unprecedented level of global exposure and transparency. This sort of thing is going to get harder to hide. Probably a good thing. What do you reckon?

An interesting continuation on this thought can be found here.