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Re: Noise, Nature, Politics, & Psychiatry
> Unfortunately, I think the proliferation of TVs and stereos has
> done a lot to erode intelligence and promote mindlessness
> in our society. Back when I was a kid, mothers used to read
> bed-time stories to pre-schoolers. That did a lot to promote
> literacy and verbal skills. These days it's too easy to just set
> 'em down in front of the TV.
Moreover, I think illiteracy promotes different kinds of addictions, for
example, noise addiction.
People are, simply, not equipped to resist.
PS: Merry Christmas!
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