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The Two Layers of Barbarization

There are two ways that a culture becomes barbarized, that is, disdainful of ethics, gross, selfish, narrowly-focused on carnal appetites, and animalistic. The first of these is a turning away from first principles. When individuals, groups, and then cultures decide … Continue reading

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Appetite for Crap

Low-quality fare is served up 24-7, through every media orifice imaginable, from print to reel to screen to hand-held device, a million million images and words of mindless decay. People are addicted to crap. They hunger for it and pay … Continue reading

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The IMDB Disease

Visiting IMDB, I am reminded of a quote by Charley Reese – if all that is meant by education is literacy, then all you have done is create a market for trash literature. That is what IMDB exemplifies – people … Continue reading

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