Tuesday, April 2, 2013

Fr. Patrick Peyton Interviews Marshall McLuhan

Electric circuitry profoundly involves men with one another. Information pours upon us, instantane- ously and continuously. As soon as information is acquired, it is very rapidly replaced by still newer information. Our electrically-configured world has forced us to move from the habit of data classifica- tion to the mode of pattern recognition. We can no longer build serially, block-by-block, step-by-step, because instant communication insures that all factors of the environment and of experience co- exist in a state of active interplay. - Marshall McLuhan

    The second half of the interview Marshall McLuhan gives his view on prayer, 
frequent readers of this blog will digg it. 

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