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Don’t Fall for the Babe: The Truth about Stock Photos

For months, Andrew stared at the site. More accurately, he stared at the picture. A normal yet reserved guy, Andrew’s obsession with the woman from the magic berry juice site was growing downright creepy.

She was a slim blonde with perfect hair and abs carved from stone. She wasn’t holding the healthy juice the site sold, but Andrew knew that the rules of advertising dictate that she had to be a user of the product, otherwise they wouldn’t be able to use her photo, right? Read more