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    In Mark Crispin Miller’s essay How To Be Stupid: The Lessons of Channel One he discusses how television ads and commercials are detrimental and useless to it’s viewers. These viewers he speaks of are school aged youth, forced to watch Channel One everyday while attending school. The ad’s promoted on the channel demonstrate unhealthy habits, unintelligence, and unrealistic ideas. In the essay Miller discusses the way people think while after and while watching these advertisements, what the ads are really saying, and the messages being sent from the companies behind them. Advertisements shown on Channel One are not appropriate for school, they promote ideas the wrong ideas and are used to brainwash viewers into addiction since they first begin to watch television. Each section Miller’s essay had Subtitles like “Don’t Think”, “Let us fix it”, or “You’re Ugly”, which are some of the few ideas that he presented that are promoted by ads (148). Miller used these subheadings to blatantly reveal to the readers the subliminal messages that we are unknowingly receiving when we watch commercials. Watching television does not require much thought and watching the…

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    Advertisement from the 50s through the 80s The mechanics of advertising on television remain fairly similar throughout the ages. We’ll explore 3 different television advertisements throughout three decades and compare the similarities and differences of each advertisement. The advertisements reviewed are from the 50s, 70s, and 1980s. Each advertisement is designed to appeal to three different demographics. The first being a teen audience, the second and adult audience, the final being…

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    Television Advertising and Children Everyone has experienced the interruption of their favorite show with advertisements. According to the dictionary, to advertise is the act or practice of calling public attention to one’s product, service, need, etc., especially by paid announcements in newspapers and magazines, over radio or television, on billboards, etc.. One should contemplate what the effect is that advertisers want the consumer to have as a result of watching their commercials on…

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    As you can imagine television advertisements are the number one business of making money. But today we 're going to talk about two Geico commercials. Geico is an auto insurance company that offers you 15% off in 15 minutes on car insurance. I think Geico just says that so that people can call or go to their website to get a quote. 15% off in 15 minutes is not guaranteed; it is a risk Geico takes to make money. With these funny advertisements the audience is a person with a driver’s license…

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    Advertisements are everywhere in this day and age. Television commercials are ultimately more popular forms of advertisements because the advertisers are better able to get their message across in a commercial rather than in a paper ad. Television commercials started in the 1940s and the techniques the advertisers use today are similar to the ones they have been using since the 1940s. They typically all have a target audience who they have specifically designed the commercial for. Commercial…

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    What comes to mind when you hear the song “Angel” by Sarah McLachlan? Do you get teary-eyed and have to change the channel like the musician herself? When I hear this song the first thing that comes to mind is a bunch of wide-eyed mistreated puppies and kittens. Who is behind these television ads, (if you don’t already know)? The answer is the ASPCA. The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, was the first humane society to be established in North America back in 1866. The…

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    RESEARCH FOR ENTERTAINMENT MEDIA TRF 696 FALL 2016 Audience Observation Miyen Yoon 1.0 Introduction When people watch a television show, they are exposed to commercials. But does this mean that they give as much attention to the commericals as they do to the show itself? The aim of this project was to observe how the audience views a television show and the advertisements differently and to identify how we could call their attention to commercials. This report presents the observation of a…

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    interest in the opposite sex. The idea of cologne to help achieve these ambitious goals began to take place. The Axe company jumped at the opportunity and created a line targeting the younger male generation by using images portraying ads using text and tone to inspire men to be themselves, then in return ordinary men will attract model status women. In the first ad which is “the best AXE commercial” the images change throughout. The advertisement is broken up in parts. Each part is a…

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    Haerens, Margaret. Ed. Sherri Libberman. American Food by the Decades: 1950s. Santa Barbara: Greenwood, 2011. Print. Précis In her section “1950’s” (2011), Margaret Haerens, author and editor, suggests that television became influential to the way Americans eat. Haerens supports her claim by showing different types of examples of how television advertising has influenced Americans’ way of eating because advertising pushed the ideas of convenience. Her purpose is to allow readers to acknowledge…

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    Alcohol advertisement In present world, alcohol is turning into the most regularly utilized drug. Present life rotates around entertainment, excitement, and different sorts of media which give commercials. The things that are on the commercials can have an impact on whoever watches them. For instance, alcoholic promotions are seen everywhere. These advertisements focus on individuals belonging to every age (Gunter, Hansen and Touri). With this, alcohol advertisements spoil the psyche of the…

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