[LMB] Gregor - What a coincidence! Veering OT:

Gwynne Powell gwynnepowell at hotmail.com
Fri Sep 11 05:15:59 BST 2015


> From: Marc Wilson marc.wilson at gmx.co.uk

> >On Sep 9, 2015, at 5:50 PM, Marc Wilson <marc.wilson at gmx.co.uk> wrote:
> >>> What's the Heinlein short story along those lines?  Where they take up the scenery behind the main character?

> On Wed, 9 Sep 2015 18:31:00 -0400, Katherine Collett <kcollett at hamilton.edu> wrote:
> >Seems to be the short story "They" in the collection The Unpleasant Profession of Jonathan Hoag -- at least from what I can tell from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/They_(Heinlein) without actually pulling the book out.
 
> That's the puppy!  And "The Truman Show" was the film I was trying to
> remember.

The Matrix plays around with this sort of idea, too. 

Gwynne
 		 	   		  


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