George Orwell is rightly regarded as one of the greatest literary figures of the Twentieth Century. Needless to say, not everybody is impressed with his terrible insights into human nature and the threat of the all-controlling state.
I was watching a show on TV, and the Compulsory Funny Guy said “Guys don’t read”. My natural response was “Neither do cockroaches”. What I didn’t know, and it took some research, was that there’s such a thing as Fear of Reading.