16 Beloved Things That Were Completely Driven By Greed

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Did you know Jim Davis created Garfield specifically to sell merchandise? He's a marketing guy who studied Peanuts and decided he wanted his own version of Snoopy -- a bland, inoffensive animal character with stock catch-phrases who would make a cute plushie. And it turns out there's a lot of that going on, right under our noses.

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