99. From Marshall, I learned that you make your own identity. - Kathy Hutchon
100. The tendency in our society is simply to disappear into the "ground" to become part of some corporate identity. - Kathy Hutchon
101. This "electronic drug" [television] created the "unperson" in constant quest of identity. And that led not only to more drug addiction, but also to more violence in search of new "tribal identities. - B.N.
102. McLuhan began talking about the drug culture -- why it had grown up in suburbia, with its lack of any sensory input that would help them see meaning in their lives. There was nothing to hang on to. - Kathy Hutchon
103. There are ways of discovering patterns that can serve as guides to action in the constantly changing human situation. - B.N.
104. Find or design the relevant questions that can reveal the nature of the dynamic process from which the problems arise. - B.N.
105. Marshall sought patterns that would lead to understanding of constantly changing processes rather than to "frozen" categories, like "good" or "bad," that lead merely to judgments based on past experience. - B.N.
106. We live in a new world of electric information speedup, where the old logical ways of sequential thinking can no longer keep pace with the new "eco-logical" action of our simultaneous being. - B.N.
107. There is not a present-day problem that couldn't be solved, if we understood McLuhan's insights. - M.J. Shoultz
108. Our young people are not illiterate, they are post-literate. Today's students want immediate roles, not far-off goals... - M.M.
109. McLuhan explained why schools were so boring to TV-oriented children. Due to television itself, they even focus their eyes differently. - M.J. Shoultz