An Analysis Of The Hills Like White Elephants (2)
In the ultimate, bitter-sweet, episode of the Blackadder series ~ ‘Blackadder Goes Fo(u)rth’ ~ the comedy suddenly, unexpectedly, but fairly rightly and appropriately, turns very critical. It’s 1917, in the trenches of France, and the workforce are about to go ‘excessive’.
Certain, it is unhappy that the fish will all be gone in 50 years and, yes, it sure is unusually sizzling outside, however I can simply pop my frozen lasagna within the microwave and turn up the air con. This delusion that we are separate from nature is the perilous essence of the techno-topian fable. The sooner we are able to shatter it, the better. We may very well be inside a pc simulation but we’re nonetheless actual within the sense that we’ve got thoughts and emotions.
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They didn’t realise that, for some males, the threat of execution wouldn’t frighten them into obeying orders to go over the top, however would put so much stress on them, that they might be too confused and afraid to know what they have been doing ~ and would possibly wander away in a daze. He recommends ‘Blindfold and Alone’ for a ‘balanced, articulate description of the topic of WWI executions’.
Third, what most of the critics are afraid of, is state management of the economy. This is not socialism, it’s totalitarianism. Workers in Soviet Russia have been by no means answerable … Read the rest