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Matthew George matt.msg at gmail.com
Sun Sep 27 00:39:46 BST 2020

Compare John Cowan's edited version of Omnilingual

Yes, the smoking stunned me.  Forget the health effects, and the risks from
smoking while oxygen is being artificially added.  It would ruin the

African-Americans make up only about 3% of the physicians in the US, a
number which has remained stable for a long time and theory suggests is
unlikely to change; but every TV show about hospitals and doctors has a
black doctor.  Tokenism.

The mass media have nothing to do with reality.  But they shape people's
ideas about what reality is like more than reality itself does or can.

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