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A cartoonish look at life...
I once read a statistic that stated the average elementary school-aged child sees an average of 20,000 30-second television commercials per year. That’s why, being the strict , high achieving parents we are, my wife and I insisted our children watch at least 25,000 commercials a year because, by golly, in our family we don’t just settle for being “average!”
Please read : The Hidden Persuaders by Vance Packard..... You will understand exactly how Obama took the election..(and we didn't have internet then)