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Can We Separate Truth From Lies Anymore?

Is mass media to blame? Or are we just comfortably numb?

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I have a theory that the truth is never told during the nine-to-five hours.” Hunter S. Thompson

Bill Bernbach, founder of Doyle Dane Bernbach Advertising, once said: “All of us who professionally use the mass media are the shapers of society. We can brutalize it. Or we can…




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Robert Cormack

Robert Cormack

I did a poor imitation of Don Draper for 40 years before writing my first novel. I'm currently in the final stages of a children's book. Lucky me.

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