“What Orwell feared were those who would ban books. What Huxley feared was that there would be no reason to ban a book, for there would be no one who wanted to read one. Orwell feared those who would deprive us of information. Huxley feared those who would give us so much that we would be reduced to passivity and egotism.”
Neil Postman, Amusing Ourselves to Death
I finished this book a few weeks ago. Postman wrote it 1985, but in the past 32 years it seems to have only grown in relevance.