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41 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 10 December 2007 06:18AM

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Comment author: TGGP4 10 December 2007 03:21:27PM 1 point [-]

As I pointed out before, Ronald Reagan had the idea of humanity uniting against an anthropomorphic menace long ago.

Comment author: SeventhNadir 29 June 2010 07:32:44AM *  2 points [-]

Didn't George Orwell preempt him in "1984"?

Comment author: AgentTeapot 19 September 2012 05:58:11PM -2 points [-]

Reagan took office in 1981.

Comment author: thomblake 19 September 2012 05:59:39PM 5 points [-]

Is this a joke?

Comment author: Osuniev 16 February 2013 10:03:53PM 0 points [-]

Just in case : "1984" was written in 1947. The original title of the book was to be "1948", the editor asked Orwell to change it so he reversed the numbers.Or so I have heard, I can't seem to find the confirmation, if anyone could confirm or infirm ?