Northern Reflections: Do What You’re Told

In a recent interview, Noam Chomsky returned to a subject about which he has said a lot over the years — consumer culture: The advertising industry is a huge industry, and anyone with their eyes open can see what it’s for. First of all, the existence of the advertising industry is a sign of the ...

Dead Wild Roses: Advertising and the Superbowl – Rant

   Coming to work today I was listening to the CBC morning news there was the usual doom and gloom, but what was remarkable was the amount of time devoted to telling Canadians about how awesome the commercials were going to be for the Superbowl and the lengths people were going to get the American ...