In George Orwell’s 1984, the main character is forced to simultaneously believe 2+2=4 and 2+2=5. While this was conditioned into him by extreme torture from a totalitarian government, liberals obligingly do this to themselves in order to feel good about who they are. Here are 10 of Frick’s favorite brain-twisting contradictions from the universe of Doublethink:
- Passing sweeping entitlements of which the long-term viability is based on an ever rising population, while simultaneously pushing an extreme environmentalist and abortion agenda that portrays humans as carbon footprints and fetuses as diseases.
- Trying to push European-style social democracy in the United States, even as Europe’s finances collapse and its entitled, morally weakened citizens riot. This is the case despite minimalist defense budgets with national defense strategies dependent on United States defense spending.
- Simultaneously emphasizing stricter gun control laws for law-abiding citizens and more lenient approaches to hardened criminals. Continue reading