Read the introduction to Chapter 4: “Brought to You B(uy): The Signs of Advertising” (SoL p 241-249) Download (SoL p 241-249).
Then complete/answer the following three bullet points in this Discussion (in the Discussion, for ease of knowing what you are responding to, type in a 1 and
answer, then type in a 2 and answer):
First, does this discussion of advertisements and popular culture make you rethink how much you pay attention to the advertisements around you? In what
Second, scroll through your social media feed and jot down a couple of things:
Which social media feed were you using?
What types of ads do you see?
Do you notice anything in particular about them? Anything similar across the ads? Any particular types of ads? Can you tell if the ad has somehow targeted
you in a way, and can you tell how that ad has targeted you