RO: I'm really loving Tears for Fears. I don't have a huge amount of new wave experience, but they're one of my favorites so far.
Blow yer' harmonica son
Orwell is one of my favourites as well, 1984 is his crowning glory but Animal Farm is excellent too, I love the concise and imaginative way in which it documents the rise of communism and the manipulation of Marxism by the power-hungry.
Oscar Wilde is probably my favourite writer though. Everything from his children's book to his social satire are drenched in wit.
Would you pay for music by Beck?
What if you heard he owned a plane made of gold?
Good, because he needs the money.
My favorite writer is probably H.L. Mencken... one of the great satirists and social critics.
Official forum economist. Explodes when thrown.
No one is talking about my "Huxley was right and Orwell was wrong" link?
going to Neon Indian in a couple minutes.
ouch, oscar ain't 2 proud 2 brag.