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In Churl Yo's "Isonation": Ultimate Social Distancing

This episode we're talking to In Churl Yo, author of Isonation. The book presents a future in which fear of contagion has led to a world where people live in hermetically-sealed apartments: social distancing has become complete social isolation. The family unit never leaves, and only communicates with the outside world through virtual reality (called the […]

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"Killing Eve": "Social Distancing" Is What Villanelle Calls "Tuesday"

Sandra Oh's Eve and Jodie Comer's Villanelle make their way back into our BBC America and AMC viewing lives for Killing Eve season 3 on April 26 – and it couldn't come a moment too soon. With everything going on with the coronavirus pandemic – from social distancing to self-quarantining – any chance at a […]

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New York City Mayor Orders Movie Theaters to Close Amidst Coronavirus Scare

On Sunday night, the mayor of New York City Bill DeBlasio ordered all movie theaters to close starting from Tuesday. The move was made to curb the spread of the coronavirus in large gatherings of people. Nightclubs, small theaters and concert venues are also closed from Tuesday.  Restaurants, bars and cafes in the five boroughs […]