A Proper Gander At Propaganda

Truth Transcends Community

"Then a mighty strange thing happened.  Guess you could call it fate. You see, a gust of wind blew the picture frame down and it landed on the muckety-muck's head And the mice they all went crazy. For the first time they saw the lie.

It was all a hoax on just simple folks. And the muckety-muck must die. And die he did. The members of his staff they just fled. They were scared. Hah. Just not prepared." - Song: The Proper Gander. Songwriter: Bobby Darin

"Propaganda in the United States is spread by both government and media entities. Propaganda is information, ideas, or rumors deliberately spread widely to influence opinions. It's used in advertising, radio, newspaper, posters, books, television, and other media."  -  Propaganda in the United States - Wikipedia

"A man without a government is like a fish without a bicycle.” Alvaro Koplovich
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Students get processed: a Marshall McLuhan Deconditioning Lecture (1969)

 

1969 was an interesting year. I happened to have been born right after the twin fabled events of the Moon walk and the Woodstock, so the year holds a special place for me.

 

News, Governmental & Mainstream Media Promoted Cultural Sub-diversities Are The Tools Used To Keep The Artificial World An Ever Changing & Constantly Evolving One

 

"If the world is changing very rapidly you can't have a point of view. A point of view depends on fixity. It's only an illusion in an electric world. When things are moving very fast you can't have a stationary position or a target." Marshall McLuhan

 Satellites are mythical artifacts of culture that represent the Atomic Age Cold War Era origins of the modern television based, post World War Two, communications system. This system is the real Atomic Weapon of the 20th Century. The "Satellite" environment McLuhan refers to is now the digital social media saturated, smart phone enhanced, somewhat globally connected, world of today.

 

We Are The Artificial Intelligence Products of The Cultural Manufacturing Process

Students get processed by Marshall McLuhan - Deconditioning Lecture [1969]

 

"I am interested in the process of manufacturing of you. You have been manufactured by our society. You are a product."  Marshall McLuhan

 

"The tycoon is a role player."  Marshall McLuhan