You know how there’s a guy, with a headset, telling the other guy where to go? Like, if you were stuck in a burning building, I could tell you where to go because there’d be screens around me, and I could swivel around them because I could be your guy in the chair!
What if after you die, someone takes a headset off of you and you’re just like at some game convention trying out some super advanced VR and its only been like a few seconds since you put the headset on.
“What really was happening as I was watching, it was surreal anyway, I was watching people start to have this panicked reaction in the crowd and guys were coming on with headsets and I felt like someone had been hurt. I thought there was some kind of medical situation, and I had this worst-case scenario playing out in my head, and then I just heard Moonlight won and I was so relieved that I started laughing. Truthfully, I was also so thrilled that Moonlight won. I know the director [Barry Jenkins] … I’ve worked with them before,” he explains. “It’s such a groundbreaking film, made for a million dollars, and incredible achievement and I’m so happy for them that they were being recognized.” — Ryan Gosling explains why he laughed during the Oscars mix-up
“Can I be your guy in the chair?” “What?” “You know how there’s the guy with the headset telling the other guy where to go? Like, if you were stuck in a burning building, I could tell you where to go because there would be screens around me and I could swivel around. I could be your guy in the chair.”