Your Brain on Marketing (What Happened to the $ Sign on Menus?) | Brains and Beauty |

Why are we so susceptible to marketing? Why are our desires, habits, and opinions so easily molded by advertising and propaganda? We don’t know the answer to this question, but the answer lies within the architecture of the brain. While there are probably many different answers to this riddle, two may be of most relevance: imitation and associations.

Via Maggie Rouman, Gabriel Catalano, J'nene Solidarity Kay