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Re: Self-confidence vs. Age
On Tue, 10 Jun 1997 Sorrento95@aol.com wrote:
> In a message dated 97-06-10 21:28:14 EDT, you write:
> << The biggest irony about the ad is that, although
> the ultimate audience target is the 30-50 age group
> (the potential car buyers), it is clearly catering to all
> of the visual and aural stimuli that appeals to the teen
> and 20's set. A fascinating but disappointing ad.
I chose the wrong word in the last sentence, in my haste to post. I
meant to say "A fascinating but discouraging ad." (Discouraging in the
sense that our movement will take that much longer 'til these corporate
powers come on side.)
> ... The idea with the Porsche
> is to preserve the illusion of youthfulness by driving
> an auto with a youthful image.
> A lot of our problems would be diminished if we could
> just destroy the stigma associated with aging.
This may depend on how naive the baby boomers are/aren't.
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