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“The media” gets a heavy dose of criticism when it gives us what we crave: Images of slim, hot women or buffed men. Are advertisers to blame for showing us what we expect to see? Fattism is deeply ingrained in our culture: As early as nursery school age, children prefer drawings of peers in
In a recent post, I wrote about the prevalence of “fake news” with regard to the images of men and women we see in advertising: https://michaelrsolomon.com/2017/04/17/the-photoshopped-self-fake-news-or-the-new-reality/ I noted that people have been manipulating their images for centuries. But the big news today is that mainstream consumers now employ the same methods that used to be