THE SON of the famous Fife-based Singing Kettle children’s entertainers was involved in the supply of cannabis to a 13-year-old boy, who was giving the drug to some of his friends.
When it goes to selling a product, advertisers known that fear is a great motivator. Take a look at almost any ad today and you’ll see how it tries to instill the fear that if the consumer does not buy that certain product then their lives will be horrible. If you don’t use Clearasil then you’ll have bad skin and you’ll never get a girlfriend; without a Brinks security system, your family is vulnerable; don’t use Deep Woods Off- then prepare for West Nile virus. This tactic is not only useful in selling products but in selling ideas as well and possibly the most accurate example of that can be found by those who support marijuana prohibition.