McLuhan is most impressive for convincing people to believe that he 'is more impressive for what he got right than what he got wrong.'
McLuhan's ideas are not susceptible to the rigid formalism of genteel discussion; the question of right or wrong ("categories, categories") is, in many ways, IRRELEVANT.
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From: noob the rube
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Subject: [McLuhan-L] July 21, 1911
"McLuhan is more impressive for what he got right than what he got wrong."