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- proper n. The nominal leader of Oceania in George Orwell's novel Nineteen Eighty-Four.
- proper n. By extension, a disparaging name for government surveillance considered to be too intrusive.
- proper n. Any omnipresent figurehead representing oppressive control
- proper n. Unwarranted, invasive, and discreet surveillance, especially of a people by its government
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- n. an authoritarian leader and invader of privacy
- n. an older brother
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Big Brother Season 13 to feature past "dynamic duos;" 8 houseguests revealed
As a general rule we believe in the right to be left alone, and are suspicious of those-whether Big Brother or nosy neighbors-who want to meddle in our business.
Singer Janis Joplin, who in 1968 was screeching out her voice with a California group called Big Brother and the Holding Company, said that she was not a hippie, because hippies believed in trying to make the world better.
All we were doing on Boohte was surveying the planet, but Big Brother didn't want anybody accusing them of "ruthless imperialist expansion" and riding roughshod over the indidges the way they did when they colonized America.
The indidges don't steal, at least that's what Big Brother tells us in the pursuants, and in all the expeditions we'd gone on, Bult hadn't ever taken anything away from us but our hard-earned wages.
They're Satellite One, Two, and Three until Big Brother surveys them, which it won't anytime soon since the Boohteri won't agree to satellite surveys. "
The presence of Chlorine accelerated his race toward maturity, especially since Big Brother Sean had lost interest.
It's fair to say there has been a mixed reaction to CBS' announcement that Big Brother 13 would feature the return of "dynamic duos" from the show's past.
I was mad at myself for not seeing the anticline and madder at Carson, and half-sick about what was going to happen when Big Brother saw that log.
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