Oh Great!: Nazis Invented Recording Tape – To Spew Hate! grrrrrr

“Fast-forward into the mid-nineteen-forties. The Second World War had just ended. Americans were picking over the technological remains of German industry. One of the things they discovered was magnetic tape; the Nazis had been using tape recording to broadcast propaganda across time zones. It was a remarkable invention. Previous sound-recording technologies had used wax cylinders or discs, or delicate wires. But magnetic tape was remarkably fungible: it could be recorded over, cut and spliced together. Plus it sounded better.”

…so the first use and motive for the invention of one of the main mass communication mediums was to broadcast  pure evil & hate….grrrrrrr

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