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But I Wanted a Pair of Transgenically Manufactured Sneakers!

For seven months, a group of well-heeled tricksters posed as a shoe wear company to spark a debate about the exploitation of genetically modified animals for commercial consumption.

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‘The Greatest Movie Ever Sold’

In his new film about the further commercialization of movies, Morgan Spurlock looks to grind his ax against the practice of product placement.

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Downsizing Charlie Brown’s Christmas

The cartoon “A Charlie Brown Christmas” is a classic that offers us an endearing and memorable message against yuletide commercialism. But ABC must not have been paying attention, as it cut several key scenes from the program to add even more space for—you guessed it—advertisements.

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