Am 04.09.2010 11:49, schrieb Patrick Shirkey:
In this I can agree. Only that I do not see any "plan" to corrupt
pop/rock culture. It is system-immanent: mass media tends to pick the
most mediocre out of the available spectrum. Many producers are corrupt
enough to listen to a top-20 format radio and to say: "So this is the
way you do it! I'll cast a good-looking singer tomorrow and produce
something that fits here and then let the money rush in!". But nobody
says: "I will produce music that makes people distracted and thoughtless
and then I try to find some NWO-people to pay me for that service."
I also would love to see the kind of media programms you mention here to
But who would be the one to decide who is good and progressive and who
is bad and destructive?
I have lived for about 23 years in a society that had people in charge
to make such decisions and I can assure you: it does not work and it is
worse than the recent situation.
> It is a self fulfilling system whereby the people who are prepared to
Commercial corruption of art cannot be combated with art that is
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