Brain Washed Public : Media Manipulation

1014 Words Sep 12th, 2016 5 Pages
Brain-Washed Public: Media Manipulation We as a society tend to do everything we see or hear on the media, constantly being controlled like puppets. Just about from everything we read online or view is a wrap. I think we easily believe everything we read online because it is promoted by people we look up to, for example celebrities. If the celebrity we admire and want to be like is doing it, we want to be doing it as well. Media manipulation has been going on for a long period of time but it seems to becoming a huge problem recently. Not everything we see or hear is true, we have to trust our instincts also. Media manipulation is cause through famous celebrities, the government, and our emotions. The amount of time I have done or believed something due to the fact that a celebrity was in on it is unbelievable. Many of us now a days use social media websites such as Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and etc. Celebrities heavily influence people of all ages. If someone we look up to is doing something, we want to be a part of it. Many girls are obsessed with the Kardashian family, who have their own reality T.V. show among their own businesses. If one of the Kardashians is doing something new, the following day many of the people who watch their show are also doing it. For example, the Kardashian sisters, Kim, Kortney, Khloe, and Kylie started wearing waste trainers to modify their waste to look thinner. Even though many doctors suggested exercising over the waste trainer, a lot…
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