Had a good Christmas. It was “just” me and my parents, but that was plenty. Which sounds like a snarky
In any event, nothing of major import has occured lately; the major news of the moment is this: My
What does that mean? No TV. No movies. No DVDs. No newspapers. No magazines. No radio. No books. No web. None of it, at all, until the weekend.
Have I been completely, totally faithful? Well, no. I watched quite a few episodes of Good Eats today. But it’s the principle of the thing, and it’s made me really think about the amount of media that I let into my life. Without it, I have all sorts of time. And I have to ask myself: Is it all worth the time I put into it? What do I get out of the local paper? What do I get out of the latest blockbuster movie?
Which is not a rhetorical question. I do learn and benefit from those things. But at what cost?