"I have just one more question - will it make me happy?"
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Monet in the '90s.
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If you see something, buy something.
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Monuments 'n' Stuff
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Tags:consumer, consumers, consumerism, consumerist, consumer culture, consumption, conspicuous consumption, toy, toys, buy, buys, buying, christmas season, christmas shopping, gift, gifts, present, presents, toy store, toy stores, toy shop, toy shops, want, wants, parent, parents, parenting, spend, spends, spending money, kid, kids
Tags:vendor, vendors, entrepreneur, entrepreneurs, entrepreneurship, souvenir, souvenir shop, souvenir shops, mall, malls, consumer, consumers, consumerist, consumerism, shop, shops, shopping, shopping spree, shopping sprees, buy, buys, buying, consumer culture, capitalist, capitalists, capitalism, gift shop, gift shops, america, american, american capitalism
"I proclaim this sun-drenched tropical country a new tourist mecca, in the names of Consolidated Airways and the Peck & Smathers Advertising and Public Relations Company."
Tags:explore, exploring, explored, corporation, corporate, business, businesses, advert, advertising, adverts, consumerism, consumerist, capitalism, capitalism, colony, colonialism, neocolonialism, vacation, vacations, holiday, holidays, greed, greedy, airline, airlines, empire, imperialism, imperialist, cynic, cynical, unethical, exploitation, travel, travelling, jet, jets, jetliner, airplane, airplanes, aeroplane, aeroplanes, capitalist culture, consumer culture, appropriation
21st Century Previews: History is Made as the Media Completely Ignore the 75th Annual Woodstock Reunion
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A woman sees a barcode on the floor through a venetian blind.
"Daddy's taking us out to buy a snowman!"
"It reminds me of the very first ad that ever swayed me into buying something I didn't really want."
Tags:advertising, advertiser, advertisers, ad man, ad men, consumer, consumers, consumerism, consumer culture, persuade, persuades, persuading, persuasion, persuader, persuaders, proposal, proposals, proposing, marketing, marketing gimmick, marketing gimmicks, marketing department, marketing departments, sway, sways, swaying, swayed, nostalgia, nostalgic, dream job, dream jobs, pitch, pitches, pitch meeting, pitch meetings, consumer culture, consumer cultures
General Store Modernises
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"It's a new service from Amazon. They send you something every day and if you don't like it, you just send it back."
Tags:online shopping, internet shopping, marketing strategy, marketing strategies, advertising strategy, advertising strategies, retail policy, retail policies, retail giant, retail giants, consumer, consumers, consumerism, consumer culture, online retailer, online retailers, internet retailer, internet retailers