Squid Game 

Episodes 1-6: Ah what a cutting, if graphic, critique of capitalism (could also be repurposed as a critique of academia)

Episode 7: Welp here comes the homophobia ha ha thanks

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Elon Musk finishes watching Squid Game, turns off the television and sits in silence for a moment

"That was so powerful," he says

"Yes sir," replies his servant

"It's a great commentary on how fucked up the world is"

"Yes sir"

"Life is terrible for both the destitute and the ultra-wealthy"

"Yes sir"

"Perhaps the wealthy even more so"

"Sir?"

Musk picks up his phone and makes a phone call

"Yes hello, I need to buy an island, I just had an idea"

The servant perspires, anxiously

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