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"O'Bama signs have subliminal message
October 20, 2008"


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Please read: O'Bama signs have subliminal message
October 20, 2008 | self

Posted on Monday, October 20, 2008 5:16:54 AM by Raycpa

I would like to get my observation out to as many folks as possible in the hopes of countering the subliminal message of the O'Bama signs.

I read an article a few days ago on FR about O'Bama's use of hypnotic suggestion in his speeches. Apparently he holds his fingers the same way someone holds a pencil to emphasize his points. This is supposed to anchor O'Bama in someone's mind when they see fingers held that way. When you are standing over your ballot getting ready to vote, you will see your fingers the same way O'Bama holds his fingers when speaking to you and this sight will trigger O'Bama to come to your mind. I was a bit skeptical. (http://freerepublic.com/...)

I then noticed that O'Bama's signs when looked at from a distance, actually have a filled in circle next to his name. Each sign is establishing a visual picture of a filled in circle with pencil like shading. When you stand over your ballot, and see O'Bama's name with a circle next to it, the visual impressions of the signs will suggest to fill in the circle next to the name. In fact the red color in the circle of the sign is designed to attract the most attention to that part of the message, which in this case is the circle.

We have a candidate that is using hypnotic suggestion on a mass basis. On reflection, I'm not sure we can rely on typical models of turnout or the Bradley effect.


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Originally posted to dragon82a on Mon Oct 20, 2008 at 04:39 AM PDT.

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