But by showing us live coverage of every bad thing happening everywhere in the world, cable news makes life seem like it's just an endless string of disasters - when, for most people in most places today, life is fairly good.
Heroic people take risks to themselves to help others. There's nothing heroic about accepting million to go out and run around chasing a ball, although you may show fortitude or those other qualities while you do it.
I think that might have been an element in it, and people have asked me that very thing. Remember, Disney is the majority shareholder, but it is not an operating division of Disney.
I'm a smart guy, I know the history of this issue and why people care about it.
Inevitably, these sorts of things are going to come back to blow up in people's faces.
Jewish persecution is a historical memory of the present generation and people fear it in the present day, and that's why those references are so much more powerful. I just understand that better now.
Now, for pure bloggers, for individual people who are just posting their own thoughts, they would still run the same risk of saying something wrong or embarrassing, but they wouldn't harm their institutions by doing so.