Friday, September 26, 2008

What is Publicis? The "French Connection" to a Palin Smear

The Jawa Report’s outing of public relations man Ethan Winner as the poster of a professionally-produced anti-Sarah Palin smear video to youtube has brought the company Publicis to the American public’s attention. As Rusty Shackleford and his colleagues have shown, Winner and several other members of the Los Angeles-based Winner & Associates public relations firm – including company CEO Chuck Winner – appear to have been involved in a concerted effort to make the anti-Palin video “go viral” on the internet. Winner & Associates is a 100% owned subsidiary of Publicis.

And what is Publicis?...

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