The supposed reason for the solar observatory closure in Sunspot, New Mexico has been officially given as child pornography, but that explanation fails on many levels.
How literacy and literature are degraded by replacing outcomes with symbols of identity, status and virtue.
Children's board books prey on the virtue of literacy by replacing literature with an empty symbolic product that guarantees sales.
Work hard, they said; discipline and dedication will pay off, they said. They lie.
The Star Wars franchise has always been much more than cinema, but part of a large scale marketing campaign to sell an endless trove of collectible junk.