I think this is just about right:
“I reflected on the montage at 3:40 and what that means for the future of seriousness. I think that notion is totally worthy of upping. I suggest you watch the whole video for the full effect of where our society is going, though. I mean — honestly.”
I stopped ‘watching’ news in any real sense after reading this book. I do read curated news, but news cycle is not news. If I feel compelled to watch Current Events, I hit up the Daily Show.