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Iggy Azalea and the Death of Freedom

“The high pool is always steaming. What witch will rise up on the white sunset? What purple foliage will descend? …While public funds flow into fraternal holidays, a clock of pink fire strikes in the clouds.” Rimbaud… noch 1.873 Wörter

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Five Fascinating Facts about Aldous Huxley

Interesting trivia about the life of Aldous Huxley, author of Brave New World

1. Aldous Huxley was the great-nephew of Matthew Arnold. Aldous Huxley (1894-1963), the author best known for the dystopian novel… noch 623 Wörter

Literature

Powdered Eggs and Sex Robots

“We cannot be certain of being right about the future; but we can be almost certain of being wrong about the future, if we are wrong about the past.”

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Only Ever Yours in Context: The Handmaid's Tale

Only Ever Yours is billed as, “The Handmaid’s Tale meets Mean Girls.” I’m not ashamed to admit to a shortness of breath at that. noch 737 Wörter

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Cyber Safety discussion

Everybody wants to be famous. We are rapidly moving towards a world run by a reputation economy. Don’t believe me? Read Scott Westerfeld’s Extras. It’s not that far from today’s reality. noch 545 Wörter

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Politically Incorrect - You Can Tell Them I Said It

Over the course of my blog life, I will inevitably say something that doesn’t sit well with you, for this I do not apologize.  I am allowed to respectfully hold an opinion that is the opposite of your own.  noch 2.530 Wörter

Brave New World

How to Make Zombies

Disclaimer: Do not try this at home, we recommend an isolated and carefully controlled environment.

Step one: Kill your subject. This is vitally important, you cannot make a zombie without a fresh corpse. noch 679 Wörter

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