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Stereotypes Of Men And Women

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Men and women are typically stereotyped and portrayed differently by the media. Mass media, such as advertising, usually portrays men and women with stereotypes, in which women and girls are likely to be placed in passive and submissive roles, while men and boys are depicted to be more challenging and fearless. Advertisements, including the beer commercials, monopolize men as the dominant figure. Although, some ads feature females on it, they are only portrayed as seducer to their opposite sex, and they are usually not shown drinking. In the ad of Colt 45, Billy Dee Williams said, “There are two rules to remember if you want to know why you should keep plenty of Colt 45…... You never know when friends might show. I don’t claim you can have
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