"The problem, therefore, is that East Asian economies increasingly drive their own intermediate and final demand. Intra-Asian trade is eclipsing trade with the United States."Obviously it will be interesting to watch the growth of Chinese soft power. Britain and the US probably will be the last ones to notice it. I was looking at the comments under a massive Turkish historical drama recently and it was a similar thing. Massive Worldwide audiences but no one from the Anglosphere
Disney just announced that Disney Plus will debut: - 10 Marvel series - 10 Star Wars series - 15 Disney & Pixar series - 15 Disney & Pixar featuresI was round my mums the other day eh lives opposite s bus stop and every double decker bus had an advert on it for a Disney series. Felt very dystopian.
last night in the slough of despond i started watching altered carbon. it's moronic but i dont mind that. i like its shameless approach to 'influence.' it very carefully avoids having a single original idea and instead just cherrypicks from other sources. minority report gattaca, bladerunner, etc etc etc. i think its a much better way of doing things than ploughing ahead with lacklustre original ideas.yeah its brilliant that ive written a long essay about it