Big Brother Blogs

Discovered today that the diaries of George Orwell, the author of Animal Farm and 1984, are being reproduced as a blog, 70 years after they were written. The creator of Big Brother – I wonder how many fans of the reality TV show appreciate where the concept originated – reveals details of his personal life as well as his political thinking in the days leading up to the Second World War. A great idea and an opportunity to see inside the mind of one of the men whose thoughts shaped the way we saw the world in the 20th Century.

Read the diaries at