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Op and Pop Art, Ritualistic Literacy
Airdate: Tuesday - July 19, 1966

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'I was taught by my old man to whistle like a real whistler... I can break windows for blocks around. What will the end of all mankind be? Homer contemplating a bust of Aristotle Bronze statue of the Beatles Judging society by the themes of their artists Op Art and Pop Art The hamburger is the definitive statement of nine year oldness Illiteracy in this country: An illiterate reader is a person who doesn't read (Even though he knows how) A write is not a writer unless he writes. An actor is not an actor unless he acts. Books - Decline of reading People buy books to carry around More money is spent on the covers of the book than what goes between them 'Public Domain' books - cheaper to print. More books are sold than are read. Buying books has become ritualistic. Ritualized literacy - You surround yourself by books that are unread. "Creeping Articleism" Who knows how long it took to write a masterpiece
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Regal Crown Sour Candies
Rover 2000
Music (All times approximate)
Coronation March
Engineer and Staff in Booth
Not Determined
Summary/Rating Credit
By: Jim Clavin
Rating: Not Rated
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