I do not live every day, even giving one thought to the media or what the next big hype they're marketing. I don't believe about 98% of what I hear or read about. It's all about the mighty $$$$ and drawing you into its antics. You either listen to news, or you're out making your own.
Yes, It may even be subconscious but I know it does.
To a point. But the first step is educating yourself and making yourself aware of what is fact and what is fantasy.
Yes. But positive ones.
more like propaganda in advertising.