This episode feels like the culmination of the first couple years of the show, while also being the start to one of the show's best series.
16:13 Main topic starts
Fandom is almost a new, separate type of story, where the draw is the investment in the world.
Does fandom distract us from what we're supposed to get from stories?
Is fandom a problem? Ben says yes, Matt says maybe.
You're the guy who hears about child labor sweatshops in third-world countries, says, 'That sucks,' and then heads off to a mall to go buy Nikes.
Thanks. Thanks, Ben.
I'm the guy who is the wild-haired crazy person standing outside the store selling Nikes demanding that everyone else boycott while everyone just walks past me and says, 'What the [bleep] is his problem?'
That's not a swear!
I'm still gonna beep it out.
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