Posted - 02/20/2007 : 18:18:13
Not only did George Orwell have the future figured, but so did Anthony Burgess with his "A Clockwork Orange." Alex and his Droogs are out and about yet again, this time not just in the imagination of an English author.
As Alex would say in the novel and the film, "That's real horrorshow," horrorshow meaning "good."
"The modern conservative...is engaged in one of man's oldest exercises in moral philosophy. That is the search for a superior moral justification for selfishness."
--John Kenneth Galbraith
If dogs run free
Then what must be,
And that is all
The neo-cons have gotten welfare for themselves down to a fine art.
"The meek shall inherit the earth, but not the mineral rights."
--J. Paul Getty
"The great thing about Art isn't what it give us, but what we become through it."
"We have Art in order not to die of life."
"I cling like a miser to the freedom I lose when surrounded by an abundance of things."
"Experience is the name so many people give to their mistakes."