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"People," said Briton Hadden, "talk too much about what they don't know."

When Hadden and Henry R. Luce, TIME'S cofounders, got down to writing a prospectus for the Weekly Newsmagazine, they put this thought in politer language. Said their prospectus:

"People in America are, for the most part, poorly informed.

"This is not the fault of the daily newspapers; they print all the news.

"It is not the fault of the weekly reviews; they adequately develop and comment on the news.

"To say with the facile cynic that it is the fault of the people themselves...

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