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The History of Science Fiction Literature Challenge Brave New World by Aldous Huxley (1932)

I write this on St Valentine’s Day (2016). I’ve been witness to conditioning and conformity as one of the many annual rituals comes and goes; for society, consumerism, capitalism and normalcy. noch 949 Wörter

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Sucked out of the airlock
Cornered like a rat in a crowded city square
Lowered into volcanoes
Bound up back to back in smart matching chairs…
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Such People

There’s Miranda’s speech in The Tempest – Act V, Scene I – “How beauteous mankind is! O brave new world that has such people in it!” noch 3.183 Wörter

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Book Review: Brave New World

A society without wars or major conflicts; medically advanced; structured in an highly functional and productive manner; where all different social classes act accordingly with their functions; a society where everybody has access to happiness in the shape of a pill – sounds ideal or even an utopia. noch 163 Wörter

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The Super Bowl: Here’s What You Won’t Hear On TV


Source: NaturalSociety.com
Anthony Gucciardi
February 8, 2016

Over 100 million people watched the Super Bowl last night on television, and chances are you may be one of them. noch 46 Wörter

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Brave New World by Aldous Huxley [Book Review]

Brave New World contains viewpoints and ideas that I have never read before. Even among others with a dystopian setting this rings as unique even in the 80 or so years since it has been published. noch 269 Wörter

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