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What If There's No Internet?

Patrick McDonnell

"What would happen if the Internet went away?" Of course, that it's voluntary. People can shut down their websites, information can disappear; some domains can peel away; its ocean cables are vulnerable to attack, but as to knocking out the whole thing, is that possible?

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  • Mia Pokriefka

    I love open ended movies like this. One gets to create there own idea of what is. I got to thinking though, while both characters put a lot of emphasis on too different aspects of life, could it be that the girl was advocating for materialism?? In a way, having all of our 'memories' in our second brain sort of allows us to be free of the physical. I guess its also possible that in 7 years time, brands will be all the rage online...