Clarke’s three laws
Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.
Arthur C. Clarke
Revisiting The Tenure Of Supreme Court Justice Louis Brandeis, The ‘Jewish Jefferson’
June 7, 2016·
He didn’t realize that television was one way – it kind of broadcast to you in your home. It was very new when he was on the Supreme Court.
And he was afraid that the government could monitor you in your living room through your television.