31 October 2009

Skrämmande text om Berlusconis mediamakt i Italien

En diskussion om tv-kultur med upphoven för filmen Videocracy (imdb).

14 October 2009

LIFE photo: Hugo Gernsback Wearing TV Glasses

LIFE photo: Hugo Gernsback Wearing TV Glasses

“that’s none other than Hugo Gernsback, inventor, the “father of modern science fiction” and the namesake for the Hugo Award”

[via:Uncertain Times]

10 October 2009

'This is the world that you know', screenshot from The Matrix (40 minutes, 35 seconds)

The Idiot Box speaks in riddles, but you will obey. #

14 September 2009

The Zen TV Experiment

The article opens with some interesting, meditation like exercises that allegedly will help the reader grasp the inner nature of the idiot box. A bit further into the text, the author goes off the rails with a to my mind quite thoughtful Buddhism like rant about the overall brain rotting qualities of TV. Which I happen to mostly agree with.

[via:No Agenda]

6 July 2009

Mr. T comments on his Christian faith and motivational TV show, “I Pity The Fool”

See also: I Pity The Fool, Wikipedia

[via:Fidde]

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