204- Engineering Away the Communal Water Cup – Bernays, the Master (Free)

Looking around at the current state of crazy. We again look back at Edward Bernays where social engineering begins in earnest in the 20th century. It turns out PR and marketing can change the world and replace culture with pre-fabricated ideas of no value. Currently there is no reason to watch the film “Idiocracy”. Just look out your window and “marvel” at a world nearly bereft of grown-ups, conducting themselves like grown-ups. And so the whimper begins, or does it?…

204- Engineering Away the Communal Water Cup – Bernays, the Master (Free)

Date: March 19, 2020

Looking around at the current state of crazy. We again look back at Edward Bernays where social engineering begins in earnest in the 20th century. It turns out PR and marketing can change the world and replace culture with pre-fabricated ideas of no value. Currently there is no reason to watch the film “Idiocracy”. Just […]

157- Cultural Free Fall in Three Generations the 1940s – 1960s (Free)

Date: April 25, 2019

Social programming using media and science accelerated after WWII ushering in the best decade of American family life – the 1950s. From there a generation free falls into the 60’s where the family unit and traditions are destroyed in a single decade and drug abuse becomes common place. The reverberations of 60s social engineering still […]