One of the most portent devices for propaganda; an instrument of technology that is in such a wide spread world audience use -- the cellphone, with some 7.621 billion people using 7.950 billion cellphones, This last year 1.64 million where sold. Cellphone users, alone and looking at their screens, add to this the multiples of computers and tablets and smart devices. They are technically awed by all this as a general rule of thumb, granted I am extrapolating, but bear with me, it is not the point. And more will become clear as I write. Many are convinced by what they see online and on these tiny screens. They are enthralled to say the least by the technological titillation, the drug like fixation with the operation of the little fondle slabs. This overt power to brag and manifest arrogance about the truthiness of what the device can bring, about what one knows or can know about the world we live in today. Is cruelly exploited.
Dow Inc slashes its workforce by 6%. Zoom shares dropped 6% as Facebook ups its game. Seems COVID-1984 has created some opportunity. Vox Media lays off 6% of its staff, and Amazon is selling a 6% skin bleaching cream, of all things. Why do people bleach their skin? It doesn't make sense. Psychology Today reports that..."About 6% of the U.S. population can be said to have compulsive buying behavior with 80% of compulsive buyers being women.". I told my wife this and she said your a blanking blank liar; your gay, and Irish and my family doesn't like you...and that's fake news, and if you repeat it again, I'll spit in your coffee every time I make it from now on..."