Saturday, October 15, 2011

Extraordinary Discourse 038

House of Excerpts

On the other hand, if I count the number of hours I spend listening to the radio, I am glad that I don't have to buy a license for it, or pay by the hour. My radio is on nearly all the time at home. Someone once said 'You get better pictures on the radio.' and they were right. When I hear a drama or comedy programme, I create the faces, costumes, special effects and scenery myself. No television producer can create a different programme for each viewer.
Radio Has The Best Pictures

More important, we will search out the hidden connections among events that
on the surface seem unrelated.
Alvin Toffler, The Third Wave

Actually, I'm getting a little sick of the word 'discourse.' Do I sound irritable? There is a very noisy playground across from where I am writing.
Guest Editor
Billy Collins
Introduction best American poetry 2006