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How Commercials Get Us To Buy Crap We Don't Need (video) (3:27 min) (via AJ+) (14 December 2015) "Advertisers are using several psychological tactics to get us to buy a lot more" than we need.

Why the News Isn't Really the News (video) (2013) "Ryan Holiday, the author of 'Trust Me, I'm Lying' shares a bit about how he has manipulated media to get bogus, anonymous stories to the front-page of news media outlets. He wonders if many of our news stories can even be trusted because the system by which news outlets pick up their stories is flawed."

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Wow!! This is an amazing statement!!! How true it is! Unless you're sitting and watching a television or staring at a cell phone I would say this is true. I would sit for hours writing, knowing I had dishes to do. Always knew I should have been a writer.