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Quotes from the 45RPM promo (1967) of “The Medium is the Massage” including selected five and ten second spots for DJ’s with locked grooves. Written by Marshall McLuhan, Quentin Fiore and Jerome Agel. More information via discogs.com.

Any understanding of social and cultural change is impossible without a knowledge of the way media work as environments.

— Marshall McLuhan, see also “The Gutenberg Galaxy: The Making of Typographic Man”, p. 42

“Now, what then?”

— Marshall McLuhan

“Drop this jiggery-pokery and talk straight turkey.”

— James Joyce, “Finnegans Wake”

“This last week was like a total breakdown.”

— Franz Kafka, “Diaries”

There ain’t no grammatical errors in a non-literate society.

— Marshall McLuhan, see also “The Gutenberg Galaxy: The Making of Typographic Man”, p. 238

“You mean, life isn’t a fountain?”