What makes some people take the simple notion of enjoying a product into the realm of passionate, borderline-irrational fanboy adulation? Ross Everett schools us on fanboy psychology.
A widely reported survey found that 4 percent of women consider themselves beautiful, but what does that really mean? Continue reading →
A closer look at the advertising campaign for the new film "Bully" reveals both commercialism and activism.
Many people believe that girls idolize Barbie and see her as a physical ideal -- but what does the research say?
Recent reports on unhealthy foods and marketing to children overlook or downplay the role of parents in what children eat.
A group wants to rename "high fructose corn syrup" as "corn sugar." Here's why.