Video: Dr. Suess and Pesticides

Video: Dr. Suess and Pesticides

A short film by David W. Fincannon describing how Ted Geisel (Dr. Seuss) used product placement in his advertising cartoons to provide enough income to continue his cartoonist career.

February 24, 2011

A short film by David W. Fincannon describing how Ted Geisel (Dr. Seuss) used product placement in his advertising cartoons to provide enough income to continue his cartoonist career. Some consider this the first time humor was used to sell a product. Geisel's birthday is March 2. 

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