Americans Say Media's Crisis Coverage Causes Them To Stockpile Products

The press are often criticized for overplaying societal crises, but one of the unintended consequences of the U.S. media's coverage of so many recent major crisis events is that it has driven many Americans to stockpile products they might not otherwise have.

Nearly two-thirds of U.S. adults surveyed by consumer …

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  1. Jim Meskauskas from Media Darwin, Inc., August 6, 2021 at 2:16 p.m.

    The conspiracist in me, who can't help but see media as the handmaiden of consumer capitalism, has to ask: are the consequences really unintended?

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