"So," said one to the other, as they were out on an afternoon stroll, "what made you choose the 1990s planet, anyway?"
He thought for a moment, to summarize his thoughts, and then said, "I suppose that the main thing was TV. The broadcast experience adds just the right amount of chaos: I surf to browse a random subset of what's there, and then pick from that. If I like a series, I actually have to wait for the next episode, so I can experience boredom, which was a feeling that I'd lost on Earth."
"That seems fair. I kind of like the TV, too, though I'm more intrigued by what they do with the effects cap. That's gotten us some real creativity over the years."