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Quotation by Lee De Forest, Dr.
You have debased [my] child.... You have made him a laughingstock of intelligence ... a stench in the nostrils of the gods of the ionosphere.
Lee, Dr. De Forest (1873–1961), U.S. inventor of the audion tube. Quoted in his obituary, Time (New York, July 7, 1963).
To National Association of Broadcasters.
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