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“The need to speak, even if one has nothing to say, becomes more pressing when one has nothing to say, just as the will to live becomes more urgent when life has lost its meaning.”
‘It’s been three months, Joe… whatta you gonna do now?’
The investigation, three months long and just as fruitless as everyone had anticipated. ‘So this is what the city pays us for…’ 173 more words
“Welcome to You’re Back in the Room, a gameshow like no other.” Phillip Schofield, you are not wrong.
Last week, Jacob Bolton wrote an insightful piece on Gogglebox, Channel 4’s half-arsed stab at meta-theatrical irony, which—in a glorious combination of clever editing, overt scripted segments, and dumb luck—nested itself in the hearts of millions of viewers nationwide. 1,821 more words
Twin spotlights dart in the night sky above. A line of casually dressed patrons file loosely along red velvet rope. “The old Rosebud Theater has been reopened and is playing its first film tonight.” a grey haired woman informs a curious passer by. 3,456 more words