"Thomas Carr Frank" is an United States/American political analyst, historian, journalist and columnist for Harper's Magazine. He is a former columnist for the Wall Street Journal, authoring "The Tilting Yard" from 2008 to 2010, and founder and editor of The Baffler. He is the author of a number of books, most notably What's the Matter with Kansas? (2004).
Frank is a historian of culture and ideas and analyzes trends in American electoral politics and propaganda, advertising, popular culture, mainstream journalism and economics. With his writing, he explores the rhetoric and impact of the 'Culture war/Culture Wars' in American political life, and the relationship between politics of the United States/politics and culture in the United States.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous writers! More Thomas Frank on Wikipedia.
As we all know, Nike is a terrible exploiter of labor in other countries while advertising themselves here as being the bearer of "authenticity," with products that will put you back in touch with "real life." They even had a series of commercials several years ago about "the revolution," which was basketball when played from the heart and not for love of money.Thomas Frank