September 10, 2012
How Branding Sold America on ObamaThe iconization of Obama on the other hand, the proliferation of appearances,
merchandising and photo and video made many Americans feel as if they knew him, when in reality they knew next to nothing about him. This technique is commonly used by celebrities to create the veneer of familiarity, without the substance. -- Sultan Knish
Posted by gerardvanderleun at September 10, 2012 7:22 AM. This is an entry on the sideblog of American Digest: Check it out.