"In some sense man is a microcosm of the universe; therefore what man is, is a clue to the universe. We are enfolded in the universe. ~ David Bohm"
The Cause of Internet and TV Addiction?
"Psychophysiologist Thomas Mulholland found that after just 30 seconds of watching television the brain begins to produce alpha waves, which indicates torpid (almost comatose) [slow] rates of activity. Alpha brain waves are associated with unfocused, overly receptive states of consciousness. A high frequency alpha waves [sic] does not occur normally when the eyes are open. In fact, Mulholland’s research implies that watching television is neurologically analogous to staring at a blank wall.