Thought-terminating cliche

Propaganda and brainwashing tactic. Common to NPCs and idiots when confronted with unknown information, so they don’t have to think, they can just dismiss.

http://jorgenmodin.net/index_html/wikpedias-now-deleted-page-on-thought-terminating-cliche

“The language of the totalist environment is characterized by the thought-terminating cliché. The most far-reaching and complex of human problems are compressed into brief, highly reductive, definitive-sounding phrases, easily memorized and easily expressed. These become the start and finish of any ideological analysis.”

They know. It was deleted until I drew attention to that fact.

From

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thought_Reform_and_the_Psychology_of_Totalism

The book didn’t come up when I put it in the search engine, you must know where it is.

https://archive.org/details/ThoughtReformAndThePsychologyOfTotalism

Probably related to mentacide.

http://thoughtprison-pc.blogspot.com

for how they introduced this.

1. Be civil. 2. Be logical or fair. 3. Do not bore me.

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