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By Denise Martin
I know youre already talking about: Jeremy Bentham.
Because when Lost resumes, thats sure as heck the first question I want answered: What does the 18th century English philosopher have to do with Locke and the island? A big shot-in-the-dark hint: Back in the day, Bentham drummed up the idea of a panopticon, a type of prison in which a guard might be able to watch all the prisoners without them being able to tell whether or not theyre being watched. Locke as Big Brother, anyone? (Wednesday)