Since Hollywood is an industry dedicated to perpetrating illusion, its leaders often assume they have license to take liberties with the factual elements that support the movies they make. This practice is euphemistically described by marketing executives as "pushing the reality envelope."
Tuesday, November 01, 2005
The culture of deception
Well we're talking about Hollywood, natch. In this fine Slate article. An excerpt:
Posted by Jon W. Sparks at 10:28 PM