Why bother to think?

Journal Article

ONE OF THE central characters in Berke Breathed's wonderful comic strip Bloom County was a penguin named Opus. One day Opus decided he wanted to dive up television and become more learned. As he walked up the steps of the "Publik Library," Opus announced: "Attention, dark world of electronic gratification ... I would like to announce my intellectualization! No more tv! No boob tube-a-roo! Twas turning my noodle to video goo! Yes, there's something much better for smart chaps like me ...

Full Text

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • L Gregory Jones,

Published Date

  • 2000

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 117 / 32

Start / End Page

  • 1192 -

Published By

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0009-5281