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The Social Dilemma: A Horror Film in Documentary Clothing

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Watching Netflix’s The Social Dilemma was interesting and disturbing.  It was interesting to see how it was constructed and disturbing to see that many of the psychological techniques vilified by the documentary were used to tell their story.   As a persuasive piece of media, it is very successful.  Part documentary, part drama, it hits all the anxiety triggers of the last few years.  The content is compelling and frightening and also one-sided.  The issues raised are serious and important, but not new.  The call to action is to put down your smartphone and back away, not slowly but post-haste.  Not only is that totally unrealistic, it leaves people less equipped and more afraid, especially during a pandemic when technology can be a lifeline.

There are a lot of smart people interviewed in The Social Dilemma.  Many of them were part of the tech crowd that developed

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Documentary ‘The Supermodels’ will chart the rise of four of the most famous women in fashion



a woman standing in front of Cindy Crawford, Naomi Campbell posing for the camera: Mandatory Credit: Photo by Paul Massey/Shutterstock (198544b) Linda Evangelista, Cindy Crawford, Naomi Campbell and Christy Turlington. Versace Autumn Winter Fashion Show, Milan, Italy - Dec 1991


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Mandatory Credit: Photo by Paul Massey/Shutterstock (198544b) Linda Evangelista, Cindy Crawford, Naomi Campbell and Christy Turlington. Versace Autumn Winter Fashion Show, Milan, Italy – Dec 1991

Naomi Campbell and Cindy Crawford were two of the biggest names in the modeling world in the ’90s and they remain prominent figures today. Soon, fans will be able to re-live some of their most career-defining moments both on and off the runway.

“The Supermodels,” a new docuseries set to stream on Apple TV+, will chart the unprecedented careers of Campbell, Crawford and their contemporaries Linda Evangelista and Christy Turlington who are all regarded as the original “supers,” who helped pave the way for a number of other successful models.

“We hope our journey seen in the docuseries will encourage, motivate and inspire young people around the world,” said Campbell in a post on Instagram. In a similar post, Crawford said

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