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 When Did Reality Become TV?
The Whether Man
 Posted: Aug 7 2018, 09:45 PM
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How The Truman Show Predicted The Future

In 2018, The Truman Show still feels as authentic as ever — probably even more so now than when it debuted, considering the subsequent rise of reality TV, social media, artificial reality, and "fake news."

Two decades since Jim Carrey’s dramatic turn playing the oblivious main character in a reality show fabricated around his life, the film continues to act as a digital-age Nostradamus.

How accurately has this movie predicted the future? Vulture counts the ways. FULL STORY

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