Ep. 11  They Live’s Hoffman Lenses

Ep. 11 They Live’s Hoffman Lenses

THEY LIVE’s Hoffman Lenses

In John Carpenter’s classic THEY LIVE, The main character puts on a pair of sunglasses and is shown a whole hidden world of subtle alien invasion and mental manipulation. Solving this problem requires an encoder, and a decoder, and The Brain Trust and I break down all the possible scenarios from psychedelic drugs, and eye stem corruption, to holograms and virtual reality.

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