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These are lonely times. Even though people are seemingly permanently connected to each other online, the wiring is loose – leading to a potentially more lonely state than ever. That’s the poignant lesson in The 1975’s A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships, the band’s third album which wanders through the various darkened states of isolation until it finds faint glimmers of light to reach out for.
The above quote is taken from The Man Who Married A Robot – Love Theme, a millennial version of the robotic Fitter Happier monologue from Radiohead’s 1997 album OK Computer.