I bought some books.
Commodify Your Dissent: Salvos from the Baffler, various authors.
The Religion of Technology: The Divinity of Man and the Spirit of Invention, by David Noble.
America by Design: Science, Technology and the Rise of Corporate Capitalism, by David Noble.
Looking at the Overlooked: 4 Essays on Still Life Painting, by Norman Bryson.
I've also been reading these (among others, in no particular order):
Moby Dick, by Herman Melville.
Mediated Politics : Communication in the Future of Democracy, various authors.
The Politics of Reality: Essays in Feminist Theory, by Marilyn Frye.
Manufacturing Consent: The Political Economy of the Mass Media, by Noam Chomsky and Edward Herman.
Media Ethics & Accountability Systems, by Claude-Jean Bertrand.
The Art of Art Works, by Cyril Welch.
Democracy in the Digital Age: Challenges to Political Life in Cyberspace, by Anthony G. Wilhelm.
That's enough for now..