[PD] Re: Code Art
odradek at videotron.ca
Sat Dec 20 21:21:07 CET 2003
On Sat, Dec 20, 2003 at 02:29:50PM -0500, Mathieu Bouchard wrote:
> Well you can argue that "mass media" is not about information, but then
> it depends on how you define "information"... (argh)
Mass media is mostly fiction, especially "information mass media".
> "our conceptions" is seen as better than "world", and the meaning of
> "world" shifts towards "our conceptions" (of it), such that the world
> seems, uh, less worldly.
That's a good definition of mass media.
> > Any sophists in the group?
> Shht. I wish they do not show up.
> absolute noise gradually reveals itself as something that eventually
> refutes every pattern you may see in it.
Another good definition of mass media; by being repetitive and nihilistic,
its purpose is to mask any useful information.
> (Am I being too heavy?)
Yes, but it's fun!
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