Re: Manic America
Have you seen Fahrenheit 451 by Truffaut or read the book by Ray Bradbury? If you have you know what I mean.
The film is from 1966. The book is from 1953. I'd say that's prophetic skills on the level of Kubrick&Clarke, if not slightly higher even.
Censorship is certainly more relevant for us mortal men, than a trip to the moon, don't you think? 8-)
Three things are sacred to me: first Truth, and then, in its tracks, primordial prayer; Then virtue–nobility of soul which, in God walks on the path of beauty. Frithjof Schuon