[Fwd: [BRC-ANN] Americans Annoyed By International News]

Louis Proyect lnp3 at SPAMpanix.com
Thu Oct 26 09:49:45 MDT 2000



>http://www.satirewire.com/news/0010/international.shtml
>
>Satire Wire
>
>October 2000
>
>AMERICANS ANNOYED BY "ALL THIS INTERNATIONAL SHIT" ON INTERNET
>
>Web's Increasingly Worldly Flavor Threatens Americans' Worldview
>
>PULLMAN, WASH. (SatireWire.com) -- The profusion of
>international news available on the Internet has made it
>increasingly difficult for the average American to ignore
>the rest of the world, a trend researchers say threatens
>Americans' long, proud history of disregarding anything
>not about them.

This is SATIRE and rather stupid satire at that. In actuality much of the
interest in the Internet is driven by a desire to get an alternative to the
dominant worldview of television, newspapers and radio.

Louis Proyect
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