Amusing Ourselves To Death

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Just stumbled across this cartoon via B3ta; it makes the case that Aldous Huxley was the more prophetic author compared to George Orwell, contrasting Brave New World against 1984. It’s true that Orwell may have enriched the English language more than Huxley (Newspeak, Big Brother, Room 101, Doublethink etc.), but Huxley may well have had the more accurate vision.

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