October 11, 2018
The Morning Watch: The Philosophy of VR, All the Celebrities Name-Dropped on ‘The Good Place’ & More
The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows.
In this edition, a video essay explores the philosophical ramifications of experiencing virtual realty. Plus, check out all the celebrity name-drops Tahani has made on NBC’s series The Good Place so far, and watch Monty Python member Eric Idle break down the various characters he’s played through his decorated comedy career over the years.
A video essay from Wisecrack talks about the philosophical ramifications behind the increasingly popular and advancing technology that is virtual reality. Their focuses ranges from bridging the gap between knowledge and experience to how our perception changes based on what we become in the virtual world.
Next up, as the upscale Tahani Al Jamil on NBC’s comedy series The Good Place, actress Jameela Jamil has done a lot of celebrity name-dropping from her glamorous life before death. Thankfully Vulture has assembled a cut of every celebrity name drop Tahani has made across the two seasons (and current third season) of the series.
Finally, Eric Idle is best known for being part of the world famous comedy troupe Monty Python, but there are other well-known roles he’s played over the years as well. In this GQ video, the comedian breaks down some of his more famous characters in his impressive, long career in laughter.
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