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Just a Thought

The secondhand experience is always better. The image is crisper, the view is keener, the camera angle and the soundtrack manipulate my emotions in a way reality can’t anymore. I don’t know that we are actually human at this point, … Continue reading

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Ripper Street

The joys of having Wi-Fi and Netflix in the house is that I can blaze through entire seasons of things in mere days. I burned through Ripper Street in two evenings. I had a predisposition to like this show because … Continue reading

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Fair Enough

Me: I’ve been watching lots and lots of Supernatural lately. He: What the hell for? Me: Come on, the stories are diverting, the men are hot, sometimes they take off their shirts, and the violence is fairly satisfying. He: Okay … Continue reading

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Just a Thought

I hate television. I hate it as much as peanuts. But I can’t stop eating peanuts. —Orson Welles

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Just a Thought

Thanks to TV and for the convenience of TV, you can only be one of two kinds of human beings, either a liberal or a conservative. —Kurt Vonnegut

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Just a Thought

One of the few good things about modern times: If you die horribly on television, you will not have died in vain. You will have entertained us. —Kurt Vonnegut

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Television has changed the American child from an irresistible force into an immovable object. —Laurence J. Peter

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I haven’t had a TV in 10 years, and I really don’t miss it. ‘Cause it’s always so much more fun to be with people than it ever was to be with a television. —Chuck Palahniuk

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One of television’s great contributions is that it brought murder back into the home, where it belongs. —Alfred Hitchcock

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Television is just another appliance- It’s just a toaster with pictures. —Mark S. Fowler

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