THE INTERNET

It’s already old news that, as the Invisible Man and Gyges with his magic ring show us even before the 20th Century, humans turn into monsters when we can’t be seen. If it’s not stealing chocolate bars and strangling hookers in real life, it’s angry, regrettable comments in virtual life. Perhaps it’s more than invisible …

There’s Something About GHOSTBUSTERS…

I loaned my D.V.D. of it to a screenwriter who is working on a comedy about a manipulating schemer who encounters the supernatural; he had never watched it and didn’t really even know the story. He wasn’t as impressed as I am: “I felt from about the mid-point when they got ‘famous’ things started moving …