Author Topic: Screw the anti-advertising protest  (Read 500 times)

rcjordan

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Screw the anti-advertising protest
« on: August 27, 2017, 09:11:46 PM »
this would make a great out-in-the-bricks ad campaign for a tourism site.

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The pair pointed out that they weren’t trying to make a big, sweeping statement about the role that the internet and its recommendations play in people’s lives, but they did want to call attention to how many of our decisions are essentially made for us.

https://www.theverge.com/2017/8/27/16210994/sign-of-the-times-scott-kelly-ben-polkinghorne-online-recommendations-art

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Re: Screw the anti-advertising protest
« Reply #1 on: August 28, 2017, 07:23:18 PM »
That is one of the best things I've seen in ages.

It reminds me of what you would see in that anti-marketing mag in the 1990s (AdBusters???)

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Re: Screw the anti-advertising protest
« Reply #2 on: August 29, 2017, 02:56:54 AM »
Meanwhile, marketing in Utah