A tribute to and a lament for Marshall McLuhan.  Five days a week, Tuesday through Saturday, I present one of McLuhan’s observations and talk about its relevance today.  300 ideas. 300 days.  300 posts.

How Smart Are You?

Me (September, 2010, age 58). Who can make sense of this?

Goths, Tattoos, and Celine Dion

Sex Tapes, Oprah, and Chef Gordon Ramsay

Dubai, Silicon Valley, and Off-shoring Jobs

Touch Bars, Internet Porn, and Pamela Anderson

Iraq, Afghanistan, and Somalia

Gated Communities, The Homeless, and Meth

Twilight, Book Clubs, and Islamic Militarisml

Teen-age Bullying and Date Rape

The Recession and Global Warming

The 21st Century

Marshall McLuhan (September, 2010, age 99).  I can.

How?  I’ll give you a hint.  Click on this link.

Don’t like that idea?  I’ve got others.  Tune in next week.

Cordially, Marshall and Me

Reading

Marshall McLuhan, Understanding Media, 1964.

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Michael Hinton Saturday, September 4th, 2010
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