Our collective living room just got 3 new TV's.
"The more easily people can call some scenario to mind--the more probable they find it to be. Any fact or incident that was especially vivid, or recent, or common--or anything that happened to preoccupy a person--was likely to be recalled with special ease, and so be disproportionately weighted in any judgement." Taken from Michael Lewis' The Undoing Project on the behavioral psychology work of Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky.
If you think the consumerist agenda of advertising and modern media we surround ourselves with in our collective public spaces doesnt effect you, can be ignored, or even rationally integrated into your understanding of your self and its relationship to the world, you'd be ignoring the facts.