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We live in Philip K. Dick’s future, not George Orwell’s or Aldous Huxley’s. Dick believed that we all live in a world where “spurious realities are manufactured by the media, by governments, by big corporations, by religious groups, political groups—and the electronic hardware exists by which to deliver these pseudo-worlds right into heads of the reader.”
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@watswo We're living PKD's schizophrenia and paranoia, coupled with William Gibson's The Neuromancer and the many JG Ballard stories about the energising effects of violence. Fun times!

@watswo it's been freaking me out how close we are to minority report being a real thing

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