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Old 06-10-2015, 05:47 PM
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Very intense, I didn't have enough energy to watch the whole episode.

This is some heavy hitting SF, and it's being breathtakingly rendered. Hopefully I can make it through the episode soon, and see how this fresh take plays out. It is powerfully different.

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Old 06-12-2015, 01:45 PM
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There is a conversation in the film Barabbas (1961), that resonates with Sense8:

Paraphrasing:

Barabbas: You have risen from the dead, what is it like?

Christ: How would you explain to an unborn child what it is to be alive?

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How would a sensate explain to someone who is not a sensate what it is like to be a sensate?

By extension, since jms and the Wachowskis are not sensates, how can they fully appreciate what it is to be a sensate? Imagine the challenge they face explaining to other non-sensates what it is to be a sensate. Regardless of this challenge, jointly they provide a credible exposition of the experience of being a sensate.
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Old 06-28-2015, 06:22 PM
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Very interesting tweet that I think clarifies some questions...and raises others.

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@straczynski how does Jonas know where to find the sensates before making eye contact?

JMichael Straczynski ‏@straczynski 3h3 hours ago
@lizmbd2 He knows where they are because Angelica knew and made contact, and they can share that (Whispers can visit but not share).
So either Jonas was in Angelica's cluster or there's another way of sharing that we don't know about. But I can't help but wonder why Whispers was so sure that Angelica didn't love Jonas if he couldn't share with her.

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Old 06-30-2015, 04:34 PM
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Jonas and Angelica are in the same cluster per Joe on twitter today.
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