Open thread for Sunday, October 14th: 1984 edition
Here is the open thread for Sunday, October 14th; feel free to post links to interesting articles and to discuss whatever issues may arise during the course of the day.
Yesterday the phone rang and the caller ID said simply ‘Big Brother.’ My initial thought was that this was creepy, someone named Big Brother is calling me before I realized it was the Big Brother, Big Sister organization looking for a donation of either time or money. I had a little chuckle at my own expense for my initial reaction, but it gave me the idea for today’s theme. Here is the movie trailer for the movie 1984: