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How The Advertising Industry Embraced Fear

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Sex doesn’t sell, it’s fear. In the first episode of Mad Men (Smoke gets in your eyes) Don Draper outlines the appeal of fear as a tool for selling with chilling clarity. “Advertising is based on one…

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How The Advertising Industry Embraced Fear

Sex doesn’t sell, it’s fear. In the first episode of Mad Men (Smoke gets in your eyes) Don Draper outlines the appeal of fear as a tool for selling with chilling clarity. “Advertising is based on one thing: happiness,” he calmly … Continue reading

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How the Military Influences the Public

  April 12, 2013 In 2002-03, the Bush administration coordinated with retired military officers who were acting as policy experts on CNN and elsewhere to whip up the Iraq War frenzy. Such military commentary can have a significant – and dangerous … Continue reading

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