We have people making references to Orwell's 1984 on Politics.ie. How about some Brave New World?
Kids are turning up in local emergency rooms comatose, overdosed on a near lethal concoction of prescription medications after attending a "pharm party," or just popping pills at school, or with a small group of friends.
2NEWS.TV | 'Pharm parties' gain popularity in eastern Idaho | Boise, Idaho
Would it be fair to say that the US has descended into mass decadence?