“Given our current surveillance society and our culture of instant fame, fueled by the internet and social media, the belief that you are being controlled comes in the form of the belief that you are being watched.
“When you or I are being watched, our behavior changes. But we aren’t watched all of the time. Imagine if you thought you were.”
Legendary master filmmaker Werner Herzog (Grizzly Man, Cave of Forgotten Dreams) examines the past, present and constantly evolving future of the Internet in Lo and Behold: Reveries of the Connected World. Working [...]
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From the article by Jonathon Jones in The Guardian: Sistine Chapel buttocks are veiled, while Leonardo’s Leda was so saucy she was destroyed. But prudish censorship only confirms the pulling power of art. You never [...]