A recounting of how a special brand of TV spontaneously caused orgies of insanely excessive consumerism.

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Michel Mongeau ...
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Antoine Aouad
Jamilie Aouad
Marcel Bissonnette
Roger Blais
Yves Bonin
Jean-Paul Bourassa
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Louise Chase
Richard Comar ...
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Guy L. Coté
Ian De Voy ...
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Marcel Denicourt
Victor Jobin
Jean-Michel Labrosse
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In 1964-65, the Brunswick Company put on the market an incredible low price tv set which make a sensation. But behind that company was a mad scientist, the inventor of a special wave producing gadget which push the spectator in a frenzy of buying any good they saw in the broadcast. A lot of accidents and bizarre situations occurred that put some investigators on the trail. Went the news get out about the special tv sets, riots of despair consumers put the society in chaos. Written by Jean-Marie Berthiaume <jiembe@videotron.ca>

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