Subject: Re: "Annihilation" Reviewer's criticism is like mine, people displayno sense of wonder
On Friday, 23 February 2018 23:43:40 UTC-5, Obveeus wrote:
> On 2/23/2018 10:55 PM, RichA wrote:
> > I've mentioned this before. In scifis and horrors, people are often confronted with the
fantastic, but unlike real humans, very few ever display a sense of fascinated curiosity or
excitement. Most are just scared. Their reactions are uncharacteristic of how humans would act.
Why is that? There is nothing interesting about lack of interest.
> > http://www.riotmaterial.com/annihilation-surely-ambitious-sadly-und...
> RichA...you demonstrate nearly every day right here on Usenet that you
> are scared of just about everything different that you are confronted
> with. When have you ever demonstrated a 'sense of wonder' about
> anything beyond wondering why people don't agree with you?
Here?! Sense of wonder about what? I read phys.org every day and am fascinated by new things in
science. This really isn't the venue.