Jerry Seinfeld Won A Clio Award, Gave Scathing Speech Mocking Advertising – Digg


“I think spending your lives trying to dupe innocent people out of hard-won earnings to buy useless, low-quality, misrepresented items and services is an excellent use of your energy.”

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