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1984 by datonel 1984 by datonel
I can't remember who said this, but the quote stuck in my head and eventually burrowed out as a desktop wallpaper.
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andrewtodaro Featured By Owner Nov 24, 2014  Professional Artisan Crafter
Indeed it was not. In these past 14 years, I fear the GOP has become Orwell's INGSOC Party, where truth with them is inconsistent, they change positions on the issues and geopolitical allies and enemies. FOX NEWS is their Ministry of Truth. They call for ceaseless war. The people are manipulated by them into voting  against their interests. They seem to have no other objective than the pursuit of power. It's frightening!
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Mad-Tile-4432 Featured By Owner Sep 9, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
In a part of "1984", it's said that the governement took the proles quite also with stupid and degenerative tv programs.
I don't know well how it's in the rest of the World, but exactly it's what's happening in Italy from 20 years ago.
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SemyRamis Featured By Owner Sep 30, 2014
Not only in Italy but in Hungary as well. Just like everywhere else, I suppose. I can agree with the quote and as far as I remember the book... it feels like we're heading that direction. And we shouldn't. Maybe that's why that those ones who sees the world as it is are sad and disappointed in life/humanity. :-/ But I really hope I'm only too pessimist and not right.
Have a nice day you all, through. :)
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EvilSaintGood Featured By Owner Apr 29, 2014  Student General Artist
I think this is the first time I've ever read that quote. Frighteningly poignant. I love it!
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morbiusx33 Featured By Owner Apr 28, 2014
I would bet Obama never read the novel.
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backup12051997 Featured By Owner Apr 20, 2014
I hope those damn terrorist only attack places filled with the corrupt. At times, their terrorist is our freedom fighter.
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JustSomeStranger Featured By Owner Mar 25, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
*eyes North Korea*
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mck-mck Featured By Owner Jan 18, 2014
can't help but think of the NSA 
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U4N Featured By Owner Dec 17, 2013
Haha soooooooooo nice ^^
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Mwsilva Featured By Owner Feb 7, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Oh... Just OH! *---*
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