Tag: Orwell

Sharing War Stories While Playing Tag With Flashlights in the Dark

Sharing War Stories While Playing Tag With Flashlights in the Dark

October 20, 2020 by Doug “Uncola” Lynn: A few weeks ago, I ran into an acquaintance who I’ve known less than a year: a 60-year-old liberal woman who started out by saying:  “I don’t know where you stand politically, but I just can’t believe the stupidity of Trump voters”. I replied: “What do you mean?” … Continue reading Sharing War Stories While Playing Tag With Flashlights in the Dark

Dystopian Societies Derive From Displaced Ethics and Values

Dystopian Societies Derive From Displaced Ethics and Values

July 5, 2020 by Doug “Uncola” Lynn: On April Fool’s Day of this year, I posted an article on how Coronavirus® has hastened the "old collectivism".  That piece discussed Saul Alinsky's tactics and how the current COVID hysteria is being manipulated by the Political Left.  My last post discussed how COVID-mania was successfully translated into … Continue reading Dystopian Societies Derive From Displaced Ethics and Values

Coincidence Theorists See All Donut and No Holes in the Coronation of The Cult

Coincidence Theorists See All Donut and No Holes in the Coronation of The Cult

June 5, 2020 by Doug “Uncola” Lynn: Over the past several decades Americans have viewed regularly televised dramatic episodes of political theater. The use of the word “episode” is especially appropriate because the dramatic scenes are sequential and continuously broadcasted onto electronic screens. The drama is designed to elicit emotion, foment anger, and unite or … Continue reading Coincidence Theorists See All Donut and No Holes in the Coronation of The Cult

On Viral Attacks by Benevolent Benefactors

On Viral Attacks by Benevolent Benefactors

May 19, 2020 by Doug “Uncola” Lynn:   What catches us by surprise hurts us double. - Seneca   Of all tyrannies, a tyranny sincerely exercised for the good of its victims may be the most oppressive. It would be better to live under robber barons than under omnipotent moral busybodies. The robber baron’s cruelty … Continue reading On Viral Attacks by Benevolent Benefactors