If you want a picture of the future, imagine a boot stamping on a human face — forever
Monday, March 23, 2009
The Lord of the Rings VS. Atlas Shrugged.
There are two novels that can change a bookish fourteen-year old's life: The Lord of the Rings and Atlas Shrugged. One is a childish fantasy that often engenders a lifelong obsession with its unbelievable heroes, leading to an emotionally stunted, socially crippled adulthood, unable to deal with the real world. The other, of course, involves orcs.