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In the mid-eighties, snow-thrower manufacturing firm Toro, launched a promotion where purchasers of snow blower could refund a part of their purchase in the event that the next winter was characterized by modest snowfalls. The amount of money that was refunded was related to the amounts of snowfall thus putting…
Welcome to a world, where robots do all the work, and people spend their time setting world athletic records, and discovering new breakthroughs in science. When strange colors appear in the sky, people are forced to take action. Red in the morning. Green in the afternoon. And purple at night.…
January 19, 2014
Comparing totalitarian governments and Orwell's 1984. Using evidence from the novel and our US government. Incorporating outside conflicts in North Korea and validating found data.
November 26, 2013
My essay focuses upon the consequences that can arise if genetic engineering in the human race was mainstream. With modern technological advancement, the bio-ethical concerns regarding this field are one of the most debated topics of today. This essay examines the future implications of genetic engineering in society and its…
George Orwell's Perspective gives the reader a very brief historical background regarding the state of technology at the time 1984 was published. It then describes a parallel to our current state of technology with the state in Orwell's time. Given George Orwell predicted the current abuses of technology the essay…
A glimpse into a fictional ( possibly ) future pondered upon and written about by many. My take on a short spin of the concept of a slaver-ish society and what it means to be different
At turns heartbreaking and diabolically funny, Journey to Virginland is an avant-garde tour de force, delivered by a master storyteller. The protagonist, a loutish and uber-cerebral antihero known simply as Dog, takes on the challenge to navigate the perilous paradigm shifts of our age, determined to find his proper place…
An Open Book Response Question was: "By the end of the novel, who has "won the battle": Winston or Big Brother? Specifically, how has the victor achieved his victory? What, specifically, did the victor accomplish? Provide direct evidence for your assertions." Here is my actual answer
My first completed novel, 'The Psychonaut,' is a psychedelic dystopia surrounding the spiritual transformation of Spherix Dueling, a chemist working for a massive pharmaceutical conglomerate in a polluted, post-apocalyptic future world.
March 26, 2010
Big Brother is watching us and has great plans in the copyright fiasco.
A development of thought, the two narrators' confusions and chaos as they become orderly and they become blind to the past. Written as a correlation between Animal Farm and 1984 by George Orwell. The first stanza is written from the perspective of Winston from 1984, the second stanza from the…
The sad sad story of love gained, grown and lost. Riddled throughout with doubt that the love was ever true or meant to be. This was written as an assignment. It relates to Winston and Julia's love affair from George Orwell's 1984.
Discusses the confusion, limitation, and unequaled love for a dictator.Was written as a relation between George Orwell's 1984 and his Animal Farm. Just for the record: I am not a fascist. This is written from the characters' perspective and therefore embodies their blindness and willingness to follow. Very simple poem…
Got the idea while Reading 1984. Bout a man who tries to start a revolt in a government controlled society. I plan to re-edit it later so this is more like a rough draft.