I was recently watching a game stream of a game called “The Observer”. The game is set in the horror genre in a distopian future Poland. It relies mostly on setting and implication to create an uneasy horror environment, unlike other games that tend to use extremely open horror enemies and darkness. Similarly good marketing […]Read more "Good Horror and Good Marketing"
Fronts serve an important purpose in business and manipulation. They serve to redirect or misdirect things working on the off hand principle in martial arts and street “magic”. There are some negatives sides to using fronts. If you use a front as your major representation of you or your business, especially if you’re not confident […]Read more "Negative Sides of a Front"
Most people use their own actions and feelings to judge other’s actions and behavior. There are two uses to this. One it gives you a look into their likely actions. And two you get a look at how they view the world. Both of which are handy data. The problem with this is that most […]Read more "Negative projection"
One of the easiest ways to lose people’s attention is to tell them they’re wrong, One of the easiest ways to get people’s attention is to go around their ego and say the information they used is wrong. “Everything you know about X is wrong” “What you think you know has been a lie” It […]Read more "Manipulation through Destruction."
I was looking through my Facebook and came across the following picture from Really American And then I wrote the following response to it. “In short, NO I have the right to work, that means I have to make or find my own job. Others can offer me a job and I can choose […]Read more "A little controversy on education."
In a conversation today one of the member of a chat that I’m in mentioned he’s extremely good at propaganda. From the way he was portraying his case it was very clear that he probably is not. Now I am very much my own personality in whatever situation I’m in but depending on that situation […]Read more "Subtle Influence"
Fear. It’s one of our most primal emotions. Defying logic in some cases. It’s manifested in marketing primarily as scarcity but can be used to move product by creating a vague and horrible threat, making the product a necessity. Fear feeds off of a lack of information and education. The more informed an individual, the […]Read more "Fear as a Marketing Tool"