1. PLAY RED If I turn off my brain and just let this play wash over me, it’s quite compelling. The minute my brain turns on, I see through the slim conceit which amounts to nothing much more than a Columbia College lecture on changing
Well kind of. I mean Stephen Hawking is a bona fide genius, and he’s absolutely right – if aliens ever did show up on Earth, they’d probably want to rape and pillage us. I just don’t think they’re ever going to show – I’ve got a little bit of a different theory that occurred to me the other day: We’re never going to have actual physical contact with aliens – we’re just gonna be hanging out with them on the internet – and I think it could happen really soon.