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Numbness McLuhan Style

October 29th, 2008 by admin | 1 Comment

Numbness McLuhan Style

I have noticed recently that the debate among journalists has sharpened and begun to more directly engage the changes caused by the impact of the Internet on their profession. The continued decline in advertising revenue and circulation at newspapers and consequent job losses appears to me to be is the most dramatic factor driving the [...]


I propose developing a new media theory as called for by Camile Paglia based on the work of Marshal McLuhan, Norman A Brown, Leslie Fiedler, as well as Eric S Raymond, Glenn Reynolds and others. See the Invitation for fuller information and how you may be able to participate. I want your help just like Linus Torvalds wanted help developing Linux.


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