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Blue Jasmine & the Delusion of the Matrix

Blue Jasmine & the Delusion of the Matrix

“It’s just an accident that we happen to be on earth, enjoying our silly little moments, distracting ourselves as often as possible so we don’t have to really face up to the fact that we’re just temporary people. You can distract yourself a billion different […]

Channel 4’s Cyberbully: Behind the Screen

Channel 4’s Cyberbully: Behind the Screen

Channel 4 aired a film this week called “Cyberbully”. It’s a gripping thriller that takes place in one room, the room of teenager Casey. Alone in her bedroom she connects with the world online. Like most of us, she is on multiple social media sites […]

15 Million Merits: Reality of Escapism

15 Million Merits: Reality of Escapism

15 Million Merits is based in a world where exercise bikes power the world and those who are on those bikes earn merits (money) so that they can buy food and accessories for their “doppel” (which is a virtual version of you and you can […]