SPOILER Episode 10: Ready Player One by Ernest Kline
Written by lincoln on 8th April 2016
“Going outside is highly overrated”
This week we’re reading Ernest Kline’s “nerdgasm” of a book, Ready Player One. As Rachael and Andy get in touch with their inner geek, Paul has been frittering away more of his short time on this earth collating every pop culture reference in the book and putting them into another of his legendary remixes (see video version below…).
Meanwhile, the dystopian setting of Ready Player One leads Rachael to consider the popularity of dystopian settings in teen fiction, and there’s an unscheduled interruption from Andy.
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This week’s rating scale: Tron or Tron: Legacy?