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Mężczyźni świetnie wyglądają w mundurach SS - "Człowiek z Wysokiego Zamku"

Philip K. Dick był chyba szalony. Niektóre, zupełnie nierealne, wizje, które przenosił do swoich książek, do dziś wpędzają mnie w osłupienie i oczarowują klimatem – jak te z powieści „Ubik” i „Blade Runner” czy części opowiadań. 1,268 more words

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The Man in the High Castle Experience at San Diego Comic-Con 2016

For the uninitiated The Man in the High Castle is an original series produced by Amazon,based on the book by legendary author Philip K Dick. Philip’s most famous work would be Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep, which in turn became the movie Blade Runner, so you can see the guy has got some serious credit. 350 more words

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Words I Don't Know

I recently finished reading Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K. Dick which was the inspiration for the movie Blade Runner. My brother and I had wanted to watch Blade Runner (since Harrison Ford is in it and he’s pretty awesome) but our parents had said no because it’s rated R. 308 more words

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[NB] Evidentiary Ghosts II: Trash Heap and Salvation

“All things are lawful to me, not all things are expedient. All things are lawful to me, all things edify not.”—I Corinthians 10:23

Philip K. Dick noted that one of the first places that the spirit of salvation tends to manifest is in the trash heap.

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Rethinking Old Ideas

The Man in the High Castle

Also when they shall be afraid of that which is high, and fears shall be in the way, and the almond tree shall flourish, and the grasshopper shall be a burden, and desire shall fail: because man goeth to his long home, and the mourners go about the streets: 356 more words

Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? Philip K. Dick

The title of this is a classic. But I had always interpreted it as the sort of dream that happens when asleep, so the reality of this was a surprise to me. 120 more words

Book Reviews

Thoughts on Transmigration of Timothy Archer

Preaching to the choir at this point, the type you get from an acquaintance you haven’t seen in a long time, and it makes you chuckle for a split moment, only to quickly get tiring once more. 118 more words