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08 June 2010

A fool and his money

Free gifts, miracle weight loss products and stores where shoppers do themselves a favour by shopping there - if you believe that, you'll believe anything.

When I start believing infomercials, I know I've been on leave for too long.

Who’s doing the favour here?
But at least infomercials are instantly recognisable at fifty paces - and that's why you have a remote control for your TV. What makes me come up in hives are all those other advertisements the ones that pretend I would be doing myself a massive favour by shopping at their store, or buying a particular product.

 
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