Do any schools still require students to read 1984, or is that too dangerous to those who seek to gain power by dumbing us down?
- lower your standards and use the too-easy profanity,
- forget how to use logic and thought,
- use ad hominem and straw man attacks, or
- cave into “political correctness,”
…lest you become a mindless slave of the system.
Keep learning, expand your vocabulary, and continue honing your literary skills, even when people don’t understand you and mock you for it.
“I may be sitting down on the outside, but I am standing up on the inside!”