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Techno-orientalism: A new form of orientalism for a changing world

Since the eighteenth century, the perception of orientalism has gone through significant change. In addition, as time went by, various forms of orientalism began to emerge. 489 more words


Blade Runner, Deckard and Replicants

I’m not going to go over the “is he/isn’t he” debate of Deckard being a replicant. But what I did want to explore is something that has bothered me for a while (since I first saw the movie in 1982, actually), but I think I have an answer for. 582 more words

S. Africa: Victim's Mom Not Interested In Pistorius Appeal

The mother of the South African woman killed by athlete Oscar Pistorius says she does not care about an upcoming appeal. June Steenkamp, the mother of Reeva Steenkamp, who was killed by the ‘Bladerunner,’ said on Tuesday the appeal does not matter to her even if it led to a harsher sentence for Pistorius. 47 more words


Ep 88: Bladerunner (1982) vs Total Recall (1990)

Joined by Friend of the Show, Max Well,  we take a modern look into two dystopian science fiction films based on Philip K. Dick short stories.   39 more words


The Rainbow Door

Dear Oscar,

Look at this, we’re halfway through another week. It might not seem like it to you, but time is moving on.
Just hang in there a little bit longer. 206 more words

Oscar Pistorius