FROM MY CORNER: Malfocused Americans

Howell Hurst Consumerism, Education, People Politics

Barely over 5% of Americans watch the nation’s meager TV investigative news feature shows: Meet The Press, Face The Nation, This Week, Fox’s various news features. How many more watch alternative journalism and Internet entities, such as Huffington Post, Politico, and dozens, if not hundreds of others, may double that. It is possible only 10%… continue reading »

BBC Corona Virus Data

Richard O'Brien Uncategorized

If you know people who think the virus is a Hoax, try to send them to the following place: Covid map: Coronavirus cases, deaths, vaccinations by country – BBC News Covid-19 is continuing to spread around the world, with more than 140 million confirmed cases and 3 million deaths across nearly 200 countries…. continue reading »

FROM MY CORNER: The Digital Nightmare

Richard O'Brien Uncategorized

A reader asked if I really think that all of us have numbed brains from the Internet, that we are all somewhat stupefied. A good question. No, I don’t think our actual individual brains have actually gone dead. What I mean is that the Internet industry has created a situation where most of their digital… continue reading »

FROM MY CORNER: A Digital Petrified USA

Richard O'Brien Uncategorized

Lately, I’ve become more a silent thinker than an outspoken writer. The reasons are not simple. They are complex. Which is why I’ve not written about them. I just could not envision how to explain what I was thinking about. In today’s digital society, almost all business and other affairs end up being shared with… continue reading »