I didn't see the part where he escaped, I want to see that for sure. Its wonderful this was already posted . It was a Eureka moment for me. Everything makes total sense now. You can see the demoralization every night in television "programming." Gone are the shows you could sit and watch and share with the family.
Most importantly thank you for that synopsis & links. You nailed it.
"Its easier to fool people than to convince them that they have been fooled."