February 10, 2010
George Orwell once said, "During times of universal deceit, telling the truth becomes a revolutionary act." http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/authors/g/george_orwell.html
It would appear, as recent events corroborate, that Orwell was on to something and that, in fact, the obvious becomes the obscene to those who want to carry on with the status quo regardless of the consequences. An examination of recent headlines makes the point far better than I.