Television — a medium. So called because it is neither rare nor well done.
- "I think every age has a medium that talks to… "I think every age has a medium that talks to it more eloquently than the others. In the 19th century it was symphonic music and the novel. For various technical and artistic reasons, film became that eloquent medium for the 20th century." - Walter Murch
- "My favorite saying is that the cup is just the… "My favorite saying is that the cup is just the medium for spreading Dutch Love." - Dave Morris
- John Griffith – signs and sounds "But especially he loved to run in the dim twilight of the summer midnights, listening to the subdued and sleepy murmurs of the forest, reading signs and sounds as a man may read a book, and seeking for the mysterious something that called -- called, waking or sleeping, at all times, for him to come." ~from THE CALL OF THE WILD (1903) by John Griffith
- "It would be as useless to perceive how things… "It would be as useless to perceive how things 'actually look' as it would be to watch the random dots on untuned television screens" - Marvin Minsky