They have no motivation, no intention; they’re neutral," he said. "The thing with an agenda is us: consumers, who want to buy the machines, and manufacturers, who want to sell them."
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Answers to such questions are ultimately "unknowable," Mr. Garland said, adding that the search for answers impelled him to write the script.
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