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In this new media world, is Plato’s cave allegory still meaningful? Have we lost all chance to perceive the real and true, and does it matter?

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is it really worth it? the effort of understanding what is real? from a pragmatic point of view, at times it seems really pointless as McLuhan notes. no amount of certainty of what is real gives any particular advantage. does this affect the concepts of good and bad?