« Le spectacle est le mauvais rêve de la société moderne enchaînée, qui n’exprime finalement que son désir de dormir. » Guy Debord, La Société du Spectacle, 1967.
« The spectacle is the bad dream of enchained modern society,
which finally expresses but its desire to sleep. » Guy Debord, The Society of The Spectacle, 1967.
So perfectly said.
Last Tuesday night, I was invited by my dear husband (who was himself invited by his company who was itself invited by a generous venture capitalist) to watch the premiere of the movie The Martian from director Ridley Scott and adapted from the eponymous book by Andy Weir starring Matt Damon. Contrary to my husband, I didn’t read the book. So this won’t be about the differences between the book and its film adaptation, neither a debate on the superiority of the book to the film. …
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