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May 4, 2015 03:12 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
The controversy over a Bud Light label slogan assures that the beer brand will be remembered.
Jan 28, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
The manufacturer of a coffee bean extract promoted on 'The Dr. Oz' show has been fined $9 million for false claims and deceptive practices. Continue reading →
Aug 29, 2014 05:06 AM ET
Had something with zero calories in it lately? Unless it was water, you haven't. Tara explains why the math is so fuzzy between packaging claims and reality.
Aug 4, 2014 02:23 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Brainwaves can predict an audience's reaction to television content, a new study shows. Continue reading →
Jun 19, 2014 12:36 PM ET
We've all enjoyed a little retail therapy -- or thought we did! -- but why does buyer's remorse so often set in? And why do we seem to lose all control over logic when that next big, shiny purchase calls our name?
May 22, 2014 03:32 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Breaking certain rules can boost a product or person's cool factor. Continue reading →
Oct 17, 2013 06:18 AM ET
Eating popcorn is part of going to the movies. And these days, so is being forced to watch a ton of commercials before the film starts. But according to researchers, that popcorn gives you special ad-blocking superpowers! And we're not joking.
Aug 28, 2013 05:01 PM ET // Emily Sohn
Despite pledges to do better, fast-food ads aimed at children are still full of cartoon characters, movie references and toys. Continue reading →
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