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In the 1988 film They Live, protagonist John Nada discovers a pair of sunglasses capable of revealing subliminal ideological messages: when he puts on his sunglasses, advertising bill boards for advantageous bank loans, magazine articles about clothing lines, and store SALE signs all turn out to say authoritarian slogans like “OBEY,” “NO INDEPENDENT THOUGHT,” and “DO NOT QUESTION AUTHORITY.”