A Mediabistro survey showed that social networks influence more than 40% of people’s health choices. Tik-Tok, Instagram, and other social media channels may soon be overwhelmed with pharma companies’ content, but is it a good idea?

People between 18 and 24 years of age tend to discuss health and wellness…

The Democrats and Republicans rubber-stamped another enormous budget for the Pentagon. They allocated $768 billion for the military in 2022, roughly $24 billion more than the White House requested from Congress. Given all the challenges we face at home, does it make any sense to keep spending so many hundreds of billions on the Pentagon?

In 2020 the U.S. military’s budget accounted for almost 40 percent of the world’s military expenditures. …

It’s hard to believe that any sane person could believe Trump won the election. Every state audit has confirmed that Biden won, and yet the psychopath is throwing tantrums whenever someone in his party acknowledges that Biden won. Make no mistake about it; Trump is becoming irrelevant, and his batshit crazy followers in Congress are going down.

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) asserted on Thursday that scientists have been wrong “since the beginning of time.” During an interview on Real America’s Voice, Steve Bannon told Greene that Dr. Peter Hotez of the Baylor College of Medicine had criticized her and other conservatives for their campaign against Covid-19…

U.S. workers enjoyed the most robust wage gains in decades last year. For the vast majority, it wasn’t enough to outpace inflation. But consumers are unusually willing to continue paying for increasingly expensive goods and services as corporations are about to report record profits. …

Will consumers hold brands accountable for bad behavior or questionable decisions? 57% of U.S. marketing executives in the business-to-consumer space believe threats of “cancellation” or boycotts will have no impact on sales of their brand. Some 59% of executives believe “cancellation” will not affect their brands. …

Richard A Meyer

Marketing contrarian with over 15 years of developing leading edge and award winning digital marketing initiatives.

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