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Subject:  Re: The great divide Date:  9/7/2013  1:29 PM
Author:  JasperCapital Number:  433358 of 457703

She's probably wrong... TV, the Internet and Mobile Phones are the "Opiate of the Masses." The unholy trinity that possesses the attention of those who might otherwise be rousing rabble.




I think that's a good point.

Maybe there was a rationale to the decades of declining education system, after all. Like it was a systematically planned kind of thing. But that assumes forward thinking and proactivity, so I kind of doubt it was planned.
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