Truman Burbank: Crackdown On Homelessness

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“The Best Place on Earth, Seahaven voted Planet’s Top Town.” This assists in the control of Truman as it makes the place where he lives is very safe and secure. This makes him not want to leave, and it makes it seem like every other city or town is very unsafe. Another newspaper that says “Who Needs Europe?” makes it seem like every other place is boring to be at, which implies that Seahaven is the fun place and that Truman should stay there. One of the other newspapers after the homelessness incident says that there’s a “Crackdown on Homelessness.” This makes it seem like there are less issues in Seahaven than anywhere else, which makes Truman want to stay there. 2. In real life, the media is basically the judge of everyone’s opinions and …show more content…
The symbolic essence of the Truman show is presented most evidently through the names of the people or the city. Take, for example, the Santa Maria, which was one of the boats used by Christopher Columbus in his adventure to discover new trade routes. This boat is symbolic of Truman’s urge to explore and have adventures. The name Truman Burbank is also symbolic, as his first name can be described as “True Man” and the other can symbolize that he lives in Burbank. Seahaven is also symbolic, as when it is split up. The “Sea” part is meaning that the place he lives at is an island, and the “Haven” part is meaning that the place he’s living at is a true heaven, one of the greatest places to live. I think these people made this city that name to make sure that Truman would not go anywhere …show more content…
“We accept the reality of the world of which we are presented.” 7. In this situation, Christof is not correct. The real world is one place of less deception and deceit than in the Seahaven reality, because there are real situations happening out there, and the situations that are happening in Seahaven are merely fiction. The situations are controlled. Seahaven, as a place “without deceit”, is not the way that human life is supposed to be handled. We all need a little bit of drama, we all need a little bit of lies spreading around and false issues going about. If none of this happens, then we are just average. We don’t have the “human” part of what makes us

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