the magic show never stopped

we never grew out or too old for it.

http://www.history.com/news/the-lumiere-brothers-pioneers-of-cinema

edison’s kinetoscope was the first vr goggle; the lumieres opened it up to multiple viewers with the cinematograph.

1862-1954

everything around you is part of the magic show; fake people solving fake problems with fake solutions – always to sell more tickets to watch them do it, and maybe play the willing dupe as a volunteer representative of the fawning, spellbound audience.

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