Lola Seaton

Lola Seaton is editorial intern at New Left Review.

Short Cuts: Deliveroo

Lola Seaton, 24 January 2019

The​ moped glides along a road lined with palm trees. If you touch the screen, the moped jumps, looping through the air. Points are scored by vaulting over upcoming palm trees and clipping their fronds as you land. If you avoid the trees completely, you survive but score no points; if you take off too early, you land on top of the tree, and a grimacing emoji signals game over.

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