Daily Archives: January 31, 2014

“The Medium Is the Message”?

by | January 31, 2014

A colleague tweeted this poster, and I’m having a difficult time interpreting its message; According to Wikipedia, “The medium is the message” is a phrase coined by Marshall McLuhan meaning that the form of a medium embeds itself in the message, creating a symbiotic relationship by which the medium influences how the message is perceived.… Read more »

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Super Bowl, God and Advertising

by | January 31, 2014

The NFL Super Bowl XLVIII  takes place on February 2, 2014.  The game itself, between the Seattle Seahawks and the Denver Broncos, is one of a trinity of preoccupations for North American viewers. Jerry Coyne tells readers “Half of American fans think God (or demons) affect the outcome of sports“: One of the perpetual ways… Read more »

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Atheist Billboard In Calgary

by | January 31, 2014

CFI Calgary is proud to announce, “Billboard is up!” and tweets, Lots of discussion about Atheist Billboard Campaign on reddit. Donate to put a CFI billboard in YOUR community Put a CFI billboard in YOUR community

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