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Happy birthday, George Orwell!

Happy birthday to George Orwell (25 June, 1903 – 21 January, 1950)!

The Stanmore lanes project, again, NO STOPPING, Wikileaks

“Perhaps a lunatic was simply a minority of one.”
― George Orwell, Nineteen Eighty-Four (1949)



Jun. 25th, 2016 05:09 pm (UTC)
I re-read this a few months ago, probably for the first time since high school. It's astonishing how much it reflects today's world.
Jun. 25th, 2016 05:35 pm (UTC)
Sadly, yes.
Jul. 7th, 2016 10:24 am (UTC)
That's so true! Each time I teach it, the students are more amazed how relevant it is. :(