Commentary: I don’t know about you, but the pharmaceutical industry is wearing me out.
The drug company television advertising barrage is endless, like some bitterly contested political campaign.
The mute button on my remote is the only immediate defense against the drum beat: “We might help you, or we might maim and then kill you.”
Never mind, kill the audio, not me.
From my study of daily broadcast trends, the drug ads are most concentrated in the supposedly objective prime-time network news programs – morning or evening.