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The same media people that claim violence on TV doesn't influence people, are perfectly willing to sell you advertising time.
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Ninety-eight percent of American homes have TV sets, which means the people in the other 2% have to generate their own sex and violence.
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Just because your voice reaches halfway around the world doesn't mean you are wiser than when it reached only to the end of the bar.
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I believe television is going to be the test of the modern world, and that in this new opportunity to see beyond the range of our vision, we shall discover a new and unbearable disturbance of the modern peace, or a saving radiance in the sky. We shall stand or fall by television, of that I am quite sure.
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Television hangs on the questionable theory that whatever happens anywhere should be sensed everywhere. If everyone is going to be able to see everything, in the long run all sights may lose whatever rarity value they once possessed, and it may well turn out that people, being able to see and hear practically everything, will be specially interested in almost nothing.
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Everything is for the eye these days - TV, Life, Look, the movies. Nothing is just for the mind. The next generation will have eyeballs as big as cantaloupes and no brain at all.
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Sometimes, boys and girls would rather watch TV than read. When your teachers say read, they are giving you pretty damn good advice.
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I find television to be very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go in the other room and read a book.
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TV will never be a serious competitor for radio because people must sit and keep their eyes glued on a screen; the average American family hasn't time for it.
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Television should be the last mass communication medium to be naively designed and put into the world without a surgeon-general's warning.
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