Dating in the dark tv programme

24 Jan

Look, this talk is all getting very complicated, and we've got a real problem to deal with here.' Several members run to window and look out. Cut to studio: the members run to a door and open it.Their diversity of hair colors was probably due to their half-Norwegian, half-Greek ancestry, an interesting ethnic mix in those days.Strictly speaking, these women need not have the exact Clairol hues of blonde, brown/black, and red, particularly when stepping away from the natural spectrum.Generally, this awareness is brief; it's used for a joke or two and then never mentioned again.Used this way, it's Lampshade Hanging as applied to Paratext. Compare with other metafictional devices, particularly Painting the Medium, which uses Paratext and artifacts to tell the story, and Reading Ahead in the Script which is exactly what it sounds like.

Audiences are good at figuring out which elements of a work are on which side of the Fourth Wall.No explanation is necessary for why our hero can hear a ringing telephone but not the movie's soundtrack, or why the space ship is menaced by the Negative Space Wedgie, but not by the opening credits drifting by outside the ship: it's something we accept as part of our Willing Suspension of Disbelief.See also Genre Savvy (which doesn't involve the Fourth Wall) and No Fourth Wall.