remember kids, watching television rots your brain and turns you into a normie
@zuccmezaddy I'm not arguing that media has literally no use value whatsoever, and I agree w you re: trash books.
my point was that the passive consumption of media, regardless of the medium, is fundamentally an act of complacency, and is the quintessential trait of the normie (also known as the consumer, in business speak.)
while we will always do both, it is always better to create rather than to consume. our ability to create ideas, to make things, is what makes us human