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The Thought Police (poem)

Got locked up by the thought police
For something that I thought

I thought I’d be in trouble
For not thinking what I ought

I thought that I’d go down for years, 44 more words

Poetry

Book Review: 1984 by George Orwell

Dear book lovers,

Today, I finished reading 1984 by George Orwell. All I knew about this book before I started reading it was that it takes place in a futuristic setting. 1,236 more words

Book Reviews

Quote of the Day

“Sanity is not statistical.”

1984  George Orwell

Quotes

The illusion we share.

That’s the beauty of it, freedom, you think you have it. You go to work every day, doing things you never aspired to do, for eight hours. 396 more words

1984

Sunday Suggestion - The Smiths - What Difference Does It Make?

Though there is such an immediate fixation and almost constant factory-line of teenage kids heading for The Smiths music, I was admittedly never one of them. 171 more words

Music

Amusing ourselves to death

theactiveskeptic reblogged this on The Active Skeptic and commented:

Looks like Huxley won, but Orwell isn't far behind.