Visit www.CaseyJaywork.Wordpress.com to see more of my writing. I'm a Seattle blogger interested in politics and culture. Broadly leftist with a strong commitment to civil liberties, my heroes are George Orwell, Albert Camus, and Margaret Atwood.
Capitalism is so ubiquitous as to be invisible to anyone raised within it. Fortunately, Grand Theft Auto lets us see reality through fresh eyes.
Christopher Nolan's Batman trilogy used aesthetic realism to peddle fascist subtext. An Affleck Batman is the remedy to this situation, because no one will be able to take him seriously.