1.27.2010

Awakened Vs. Skeptic: An Allegory

· The 'Fight Scene' from They Live, John Carpenter, 1988.


[Of course, it doesn't have to go down this road... that's why it's an allegory; it represents 'Status quo' versus 'Truth'. You can see where Carpenter stood on this: Who throws the first punch? It's easy to try the glasses on, but it's very difficult to change your life. So, to avoid change, he's willing to give up his own life. We are our own prison guards.]
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