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Date:         Thu, 01 Jun 89 23:59:54 EDT
From:         Homer 
Subject:      Re: mass communication
To:           Adore-l list 
In-Reply-To:  Message of Thu, 1 Jun 89 09:05:00 EST from 

>>From:         Nicholas Geovanis 312-996-0590 
>>Keep in mind that EVERYTHING you see on TV is
>>completely contrived.
>The live coverage from Beijing was interesting.  Especially when
>the Chinese pulled the plug.
>John McIntyre
>Physics - Astronomy Dept
>Michigan State University

     Taking this at face value as an intelligent comment I can only
say, you bet.  And the whole feel of the entire week in Bejing reminded
me of the good old days when we shut Cornell down in rage over the Cambodia

     To say that the entire coverage of China by CNN was worthless
slanted brainwashing is silliness beyond imagination.

     To say that I would have been better off without the TV is
simply criminal.

     Anyhow I am taking bets that the Berlin Wall will be down in
2 years.

     Any takers?

 Homer               Adore-l list         6/02/89*mass communication