the world as a recording studio
humor as a mark of sanity
games as extensions, art forms, and mass media
shouting "fire!" for help
more on humor
"Sports Illustrated" Magazine
the instant playback
everybody now has the work of royalty
"the entire population of the world can be comfortably fed and housed in West Germany or Montana"
definition of "mass" as "acquiring infinite mass" (see the illusion of "the population explosion")
how elections are obsolete
using TV to have the audience solve top problems
McLuhan says he's not necessarily positive about his suggestions
inner judgment of people is now externalized and instant
people are now terrified of capital punishment (nobody is to blame anymore)
the Uncertainty Principle and how it applies to "information"
the final extension/externalizing of "the activity of consciousness"
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