Thursday, October 21, 2010


A Revolutionary Act

“In a time of deceit telling the truth is a revolutionary act.”
—George Orwell (1903-1950), author
(Thanks to alert WORDster Thomas E. Winski)

Editor’s Note: We know it when we hear it.

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1 comment:

  1. I find that so odd. People magazines, newspapers, TV, etc. should be called out when they lie. Instead we praise those who once in a while tell the truth. Ironic.

    Erica Abbott