Sometime in the 23rd century…the survivors of war, overpopulation and pollution are living in a great domed city, sealed away from the forgotten world outside. Here, in an ecologically balanced world, mankind lives only for pleasure, freed by the servo-mechanisms which provide everything. There’s just one catch: Life must end at thirty unless reborn in the fiery ritual of Carousel…
But be warned: it’s not enough just to look sexy in your flamey spandex costume and float faster than the others – spelling also counts.
Okay, yes, I know “carrousel” is a variant spelling. Color me pedant: it’s not the spelling in the book or movie.
wake up, … time to die is another film-inspired t-shirt maker that provides helpful “inspired by” info on the origins of its t-shirt designs. This tendency must stop. It runs completely contrary to the whole concept of geeky fandom – which requires the social capital of insider knowledge and obscure references to survive and thrive. We can’t just let anybody play.