17 Mar, 2015 · Sascha · Fernsehen
SUNIL: Want to form a human connection?
ED: I’d rather make microtransactions on the eye-closing social media.
ED closes his eyes. SUNIL closes his eyes, too, but in despair.
JOHN: I feel sad. Let’s become drunk.
JOHN and MOLLY put electronic devices on their necks that make their brains feel as if they are drunk.
JOHN: That was good. I want to become sober again.
They put the electronic devices onto their necks and become sober again.
JOHN: The way we do things now is better than before.
MOLLY: Or maybe worse?
JOHN: I honestly hadn’t considered that.
A holographic advertisement plays on a really thin television.
JEFF: Do you like this Guinness ad?
SUNIL: I love this Guinness ad.
JEFF: Me, too. I love it more than my family.
JEFF’S FAMILY is huddled in a corner, starving.
A DELIVERY MAN rolls in a keg.
DELIVERY MAN: Here’s the Guinness you just now ordered.
JEFF: Put it in the corner, on my family.
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