Speculative Fiction in Marionettes, Inc. by Ray Bradbury and Tomorrow Tomorrow Tomorrow by Kurt Vonnegut

Speculative Fiction in Marionettes, Inc. by Ray Bradbury and Tomorrow Tomorrow Tomorrow by Kurt Vonnegut

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Think of a story that takes our world and changes it into something we all wish for, or something no one would ever believe happening. This is what we call speculative fiction. It is a story that is pure fiction whether it is about zombies, horror, utopias, or an alternative history. Both stories show speculative fiction well. “Marionettes, Inc.” has two main characters. The characters had both gone out to drink with each other and were returning home. One of the characters is named Barling he is married to a woman he does not love. Barling finds a company that makes replicas of people, and Barling buys a replica of himself and makes the replica stay with his wife. Smith the other character is also married, but he is married to a woman that loves him too much. Barling gives Smith the card to call the company to get himself a clone as well, but something terrible goes wrong for both Barling and Smith. "Tomorrow Tomorrow Tomorrow" is a different story about a drug that stops people from aging. Once you take it you will forever be that age until you stop taking the medication. There is the Schwartz family that lives together in a small house. They are wanting their oldest member of the family to die so they can get is money, and don’t have to worry about his nagging at them so much. When they try to drain the medicine something terrible goes wrong. “Tomorrow and Tomorrow and Tomorrow” is more plausible than “Marionettes, Inc.” because of over population, advancement in technology, and people afraid of death.
“Tomorrow Tomorrow Tomorrow” is more plausible than “Marionettes, Inc.” because of over population in the world. People around the world live in houses that contain more people than they were built to have in them. The story ta...


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...for the story "Marionettes,Inc." This shows you that they are both very alike, but there are many more reasons why "Tomorrow Tomorrow Tomorrow" is more plausible than "Marionettes,Inc."
Somtimes the deeper you go into subjects the more you realize how one is better or more likely to happen then the other. This is a main reason why "Tomorrow Tomorrow Tomorrow" is more plausible than "Marionettes,Inc." Speculative fiction is an important type of fiction because it makes you think outside of the world we have today. It makes you think of what could possible come in the future. Speculative fiction can show you that we need a change, if people in the past got tell what could possible happen in the future then maybe we need a change. Somtimes the future can hold somethings we may never be able to see, and sometimes we can see them, but we just dont understand them.


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