You may never read a book or watch a movie again

A writer featured in the NY Times is going to make your life more boring, as he reveals that all books and movies tell one of seven stories/plots and can’t deviate from the formula. The seven plots are:

1. Overcoming the Monster,

2. Rags to Riches,

3. The Quest,

4. Voyage and Return,

5. Rebirth,

6. Comedy

7. Tragedy.