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Old June 10th, 2011 #3
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Examples - 'Cool Britannia' campaign.
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Anyone who chases fashion, by getting a fauxhawk, for example.

Anyone who needs a certain brand of something because of the brand name - be honest.

Most Churchill admirers.

At the edges, seeming-not-being becomes actual fraud, as in the OP, or, in politics, blind dogmatism.