Michael Kamen wrote:...How to establish the intended irony?
That can be tough. Someone had to tell me the good luck kitty
at the Japanese restaurant was not a gum ball machine or Schroedinger's cat.
I was thinking just noticeable differences - like the deck (and case) changing color behind the dealdown of the your card at some number type revelation. With a nod to Richard Hatch for showing me that foreground background observational phenomenon. :)
No idea what to say of folks who consider the "many worlds" or "you in the future sent you that package" storyline plausible outside of fiction. Any chance Planck's constant is different in their neck of the woods?