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Philosophy and Film Vernon Hills HS - Fall 2018 TRU-TALK = BLOGS Want participation credit? Use the shared Curry Blogs doc to find, read, and comment (meaningfully) on at least two blogs from fellow students. You do NOT need to quote any text for these blogs. Write 400 words. Defend what is done to Truman. Could Christoff be correct when he defends the show? In what ways is what is done to Truman, in some sense, okay or even good? I believe that it can be argued that what was done to Truman was actually good and had many positive impacts. Truman’s perception of reality, the show’s ability to entertain others, and the ability for the director to give Truman a good, happy life, all make the Truman Show be considered good. Truman has grown on up on Seahaven Island surrounded by what appears to be a “normal” life where he goes to work, has friends and family, and does the daily activities of any person. This life is the only life Truman has ever seen and so until the end, he never questioned his reality. Similar to the

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