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“Sex in advertising and the media is often criticized from a puritanical perspective – there’s too much of it, it’s tooo blatant, it will encourage kids to be promiscuous, and so forth. But sex in advertising has far more to do with trivializing sex than promoting it, with narcissism than with promiscuity, with consuming than with connecting. The porblem is no that it is sinful, but that it is synthetic and cynical.”

– Jean Kilbourne, Can’t Buy My Love

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