Monthly Archives: November 2017

It’s November, 2017, and the general populace has recognized that electronic communications technology has been weaponized against them.

“Doublethink lies at the very heart of Ingsoc, since the essential act of the Party is to use conscious deception while retaining the firmness of purpose that goes with complete honesty.” George Orwell, from “1984“   January 11, 2017 – Do Cell Phones & WiFi Cause Cancer? Maybe –… Read more »

It’s November, 2017, and the general populace has realized that the Corporate prepared food system has been weaponized against them.

“A man dies and is buried, and all his words and actions are forgotten, but the food he has eaten lives after him in the sound or rotten bones of his children. I think it could be plausibly argued that changes of diet are more important than changes of dynasty… Read more »

It’s November, 2017, and we’ve passed Peak Technology

“Doublethink means the power of holding two contradictory beliefs in one’s mind simultaneously, and accepting both of them.” George Orwell, from “1984”     October 25, 2013 – To connect or disconnect, that is the question – Saybrook University July 21, 2016 – Disconnect to Connect: A New Perspective –… Read more »

2017 – “Huge Summer for Fireflies”

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(Moriarty) “That is not danger, it is inevitable destruction. You stand in the way not merely of an individual, but of a mighty organisation, the full extent of which you, with all your cleverness, have been unable to realise. You must stand clear, Mr. Holmes, or be trodden underfoot.” (Holmes)… Read more »

Rising Female Death Rate – The Proof as of November 2017

‘Come, Watson, come!’ he cried. ‘The game is afoot. Not a word! Into your clothes and come!’ Sherlock Holmes, from “The Adventure of the The Abbey Grange“, by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, 1904             From 2009 to 2014, new cancer cases increased more 10 Percent.  In… Read more »

Awareness of the Rising Female Death Rate is, Well, Rising

  “Doublethink is the acceptance of or mental capacity to accept contrary opinions or beliefs at the same time, especially as a result of political indoctrination.” George Orwell, from “1984”       March 14, 2016 – ‘Hey Siri, I’m Depressed’: Can Smartphones Answer the Call for Help? September 16,… Read more »

We’ve passed Peak Technology – “Our Love Affair With Digital is Over”

Edward posted the story that follows in ‘comments’ on this thread (thanks, Edward!). It was published three days ago. I thought I’d underscore it by putting it here in the Positive Changes thread. In surfing, when a wave jacks up, there’s a feeling of exhilaration like no other as you begin… Read more »