The Obama Administration’s Orwellian government employee snitch network, dubbed the “Insider Threat Program,” first made headlines about a year ago. I found it to be so disturbingly significant I wrote a post about it titled: 701 more words
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Nineteen Eighty Four is, to my mind, the single greatest work of 20th century fiction; for once avoiding Orwell’s usual trap of making his satire overly heavy-handed, it deconstructs the motivations of a particular kind of totalitarianism so effectively and so cleverly as to be genuinely terrifying throughout. 1,547 more words
A great review of George Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four, http://snowyangel-brokenthoughts.blogspot.co.uk/2014/07/the-object-of-power-is-power-5-star.html
A.W. Tozer once said that “Christians don’t tell lies, they just go to church and sing them”.
Sad and true as that observation may be, lying to one’s self by song is hardly an affliction unique to believers. 1,162 more words