"Do you have any idea what it means to hold down advertising?"
"I guess not."
"To hold down advertising is to have nearly the
entire publishing and broadcasting industries under your thumb. There's not a branch of publishing or broadcasting that doesn't depend in some way on advertising. It'd be like an aquarium without water. Why, ninety-five percent of the information that reaches you has already been preselected and paid for."
I learned little about the world at school, actually, I learned nothing about the world order from teachers or educational system. However, I found it all in the books, and especially ones written by Haruki Murakami.
At times of confusion your mind blurs; things which seemed surreal become reality, and you can't tell right from wrong - simply because you know little of how things actually work..
You have no clue about "the Boss" who "sits squarely on top of a trilateral power base of politicians, information services, and the stock market."
Published almost three decades ago, on October 15, 1982, this book now seems even more genuine than ever ●
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