She gave them a bad review on an Internet review site. Honestly dude when it comes to an intercity train, it behoves you to be a couple of minutes early.It’s abominable to blame the train for your own lack of organisational skills.But I’ve resigned my job and I’m now spending time travelling and catching up with people and working.
We went to a lovely café with good coffee, good food and genuinely friendly and helpful staff. He once complained about the intercity train arriving 1 minute early meaning he missed the train and got to work an hour late.
Using language in this way is the usual doublethink.
In Australia it’s especially well implemented by the Murdoch media complex as well as by the (related) Liberal Party, both of whom have well documented, public links to the Republican Party in the US and their shady right-wing think tanks.
A good book on this subject is “Don’t Think of an Elephant” by George Lakoff.
The classic Conservative (or at least paleoconservative) is all about “small government“; indeed in Australia, conservatives talk about any sort of human rights protections, regulations on the police & state and regulation of monopolistic behaviour as being somehow “big government”. The real world is somewhere under this zombie universe.