Westworld is good TV. It makes you shout “what the hell” with persistent regularity.
Usually we’re shouting because of dudes bashing their own skulls in, and robot slaves, and kids with robot faces. But let’s talk about the most shocking moment of the latest episode. Because a conversation needs to be had.
What the hell is this?
Why does she have your mum’s old Android tablet pressed to her face? Is this a look into the future where the laptop, phone and tablet are consolidated? Is it a commentary on the growing size of mobile phones?
More importantly, does the size of these phones mean the women of the future finally have real pockets?
I need an answer Lisa Joy and Jonathon Nolan. More than I need to know if Dolores’s entire story is happening in the past.