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Here’s how Hollywood works today: Somebody writes a script.
As a rule, I don’t download time-sucking games onto my phone. Back in May, when I first made space on my screen for that little red flame icon, I didn’t realize the latest online dating app craze was a game. Last night my roommate, who met his boyfriend on Tinder, perched beside me for some vicarious swiping. Like Zuckerberg’s original, verboten pleasure, Face Smash, which asked Harvard douchebags to choose the hotter classmate between two photos, Tinder offers players a simple, visceral choice. The right one will prompt other players to click through to see your tagline and up to four other photos.
So filmmakers turn to low budget You Tubing, or even playing out their stories inside video game engines (machinima) in lieu of professional production and distribution. It’s screenwriting software that’s been merged with 3-D animation software.To reject someone, causing his photo to sail off into the irretrievable ether, never to be seen again.All of the cuties you’ve matched with since joining Tinder.Influenced by that decade’s liberties, and chastened by its excesses, they encouraged her to think of youthful sexual experimentation as a healthy prelude to a coupled life. For young, straight, well-educated American women, sleeping around for pleasure and experience has become a social convention, the way dancing the cotillion at a débutante ball once was. Following her visit to the clinic, she fantasized about giving herself over to “the project of wifeliness,” as she saw many of her peers doing, indulging in the sort of triumphal social-media posts—engagement photos, wedding photos, baby photos—that advertise the twenty-first-century life cycle of young couples. To the 310 million monthly active Snapchat users, many of whom are in their teens and early 20s: Sorry, but old people are about to crash your party. And that is exactly why the app is exploding in use, even recently overtaking Twitter in terms of daily users.