“Perhaps E-mail will resurrect the letter from the early grave that was dug for it by the telephone.”

"The eye of television is drawn to violence as the normal eye is drawn to the light in a jewel."

"The rain of tragic images on television is unending. They drip into our lives every day, bringing neither the relief of dramatically realized tragedy nor even the fright of the fairy tale—through constant repetition the weight of the world’s gloom increases proportionately."


The West