An excerpt from Brandwashed: Tricks Companies Use to Manipulate Our Minds and Persuade Us to Buy by Martin Lindstrom In 1957 a journalist named Vance Packard wrote The Hidden Persuaders, a book that pulled back […]
The Reality of Reality TV
Can viewing bad behavior on the small screen affect the way we treat each other?
Paisley Dickey is coiffed to perfection with flawless makeup, spray-tanned skin and meticulously placed false eyelashes. Her flaxen wig is cropped into a sultry bob, and her skintight dress hugs her small frame. She is […]
The latest addition to CBS’s crime procedural roster has a novel twist: Unforgettable is about a former cop with hyperthymesia (superior autobiographical memory) who rejoins the force after witnessing a crime and uses her powers […]