David Riesman Quote: “Why, I ask, isn’t it possible…”

Why, I ask, isn’t it possible that advertising as a whole is a fantastic fraud, presenting an image of America taken seriously by no one, least of all by the advertising men who create it?

David Riesman

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Name: David Riesman
Profession: Sociologist
Nationality: American
Birthday: September 22, 1909
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