There’s a dissertation in here. All I have the energy to do today is imply a connection.
Using a police state to market technology in 1984:
Using a police state to market technology in 2010:
Apple Hill Playhouse is closing, leaving theater group seeking new home
Addis, LA: Little Orphan Annie stopped for speeding
Overheard at Quora: "Why after all these years is Moodle still so ugly?"
The Schizoid Man (TNG Rewatch: Season 2, Episode 6)
SHU Commemoration of September 11 Terrorism Attacks -- Looking Back After 10 Years
And the People of the Book of Face Were Deceived