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Thoughts on question #2

1984

Orwell seems to believe it is difficult, if not actually impossible, to uncover the real truth. While people do not necessarily lie, their information will always be skewed by their perceptions and needs relating to any given event. He gives us an example of this in the British Lady that visits Spain and returns to her country to report that all Continue reading “Thoughts on question #2”

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Prompt

The robot stood at the counter of the store, patiently waiting for someone to enter and make a purchase. That the last living human had died three hundred years prior didn’t factor into its task.