The Evening Post: When Does Play Become Work


Geek Alabama Evening Post

Tonight I am presenting the latest video from the PBS Idea Channel YouTube channel.  Why does entertainment increasingly feel like work? The Witcher 3 literally describes its side quests as contracts, every new movie seems like a must see, and every book that comes out IS JUST SO GREAT. Even as a human who’s job it is to KNOW ALL THE THINGS, on this week’s episode of Idea Channel, Mike laments the idea that no longer do we just enjoy things, we are required and tasked with enjoyment.

And here are the comment responses from the How Accurate Should Movies Be video.

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