They do not know what they are laughing about and why they have stopped thinking.

f1.highresIn the end, Aldous Huxley was trying to tell us that what afflicted the people in Brave New World was not that they were laughing instead of thinking, but that they did not know what they were laughing about and why they had stopped thinking.
(Amusing ourselves to death, Neil Postman)

[Le satyre au cynique sourire] : [estampe] / Odilon Redon

Author: annacow

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