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FreedomAngel82 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-16-05 12:55 PM
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3. Sometimes I wonder with Orwell
if he was warning people. Seems like it now days eh? I still need to get that book. Didn't Orwell work for the British government? Maybe he really knew stuff and wrote a "fictional" book with his pen name.
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  -Is It 1984 Yet? -- An avatar I made after seeing today's NYT article. eeyore  Dec-16-05 12:52 PM   #0 
  - Orwell was off by 20 years.  Beelzebud   Dec-16-05 12:53 PM   #1 
  - Sometimes I wonder with Orwell  FreedomAngel82   Dec-16-05 12:55 PM   #3 
  - 1984 was most definately a warning. It was a warning for all generations  Beelzebud   Dec-16-05 12:58 PM   #4 
  - Unfortunately, this regime thinks its a "how-to" guide.  AllegroRondo   Dec-16-05 01:28 PM   #10 
     - Orwell was writing about 1948.  IMModerate   Dec-16-05 01:32 PM   #12 
        - What would be the significance of that year?  rman   Dec-16-05 02:13 PM   #16 
           - That was the year he wrote the book.  IMModerate   Dec-16-05 04:17 PM   #20 
           - I loved Pinter's speech, but hadn't seen the Chomsky/Perle debate.  redqueen   Dec-16-05 04:49 PM   #21 
  - There was a thread today with speculation and some info on that:  rman   Dec-16-05 01:47 PM   #14 
  - Don't forget  kliljedahl   Dec-16-05 01:31 PM   #11 
  - Nope- he got it right  depakid   Dec-16-05 03:43 PM   #19 
  - Nice Job!!!! n/t  Caoimhe   Dec-16-05 12:53 PM   #2 
  - Nice, like mine?  uppityperson   Dec-16-05 01:00 PM   #5 
  - Cool!  eeyore   Dec-16-05 01:05 PM   #6 
  - Good Job, Eeyore . . .  CrazyOrangeCat   Dec-16-05 01:08 PM   #7 
  - Some animals are more equal than others.  atommom   Dec-16-05 01:16 PM   #8 
     - you were paying attention in class.  CrazyOrangeCat   Dec-16-05 01:58 PM   #15 
  - Great work. Way to go!  Neil Lisst   Dec-16-05 01:22 PM   #9 
     - Thanks!  eeyore   Dec-16-05 01:42 PM   #13 
     - I just went and checked out your work....  eeyore   Dec-16-05 02:14 PM   #17 
        - A lot of people liked the one about Hillary!  Neil Lisst   Dec-16-05 03:41 PM   #18 

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