A Proper Gander At Propaganda


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This website exists to serve as public resource for reverse imagineering world-wide culture, one that takes a critical look at the numerous artifacts and other types of relics that represent our shared collective international heritage. This blog is dedicated to examining social engineering and the use of tax funded governmental propaganda, and the mainstream media, as international human resource management tools.

About The AA Morris Proper Gander At Propaganda Podcast: Coming to you from one of the suburban metropolitan melting pots of international culture, outside of one of the multimedia capitals of the world, New York City, the Proper Gander at Propaganda podcast is meant to be a filter free look at our shared international cultural heritage, our shared social media infused and obsessed present, and what our children and their children could be looking forward to. This link will bring you to the podcast page of this website, with embedded squarespace audio: link: http://www.aamorris.net/podcast/

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The Apocalypse of Hollywood Role Models & The Power of Idols

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image source: Our United States Tax Dollars

"Are movies fulfilling the role of creating our myths?"

see also: Propaganda by Edward Bernays (1928) - History Is A Weapon

via: Michelle Barajas

"Hollywood - Ep 7 : Autocrats"

"DeMille realized early that the costumes worn by players in his films could do more than project the personality of the character being portrayed. They could reach into the marketplace. There was a new consumerism in America after World War I, and it welcomed DeMille’s displays of elegance and glamour. His films began to influence fashion trends. For the first time, high fashion was as conscious of Hollywood as it was of Paris."

source: Costumers – Cecil B. DeMille

“The focus is all about two directors notorious for their extravagance: Cecil B. DeMille and Erich von Stroheim. While DeMille managed to flourish in the silent era and the sound era, von Stroheim's career essentially collapsed under its own weight.”

via: jamon2112

"Hollywood - Ep 4 : Hollywood goes to War"

“After the onset of World War I, Hollywood begins turning out movies such as Intolerance and Civilization to help promote peace. However, after the U.S. gets involved in the war, stars such as Douglas Fairbanks, Mary Pickford, and Charlie Chaplin help the effort by selling war bonds. Propaganda films come into play.”

via: jamon2112