Picture the scene : Everything a writer says and does is recorded by a huge machine. At age 15, a writer says something that may be construed as hurtful under different circumstances thirty years later. The writer is also cheating on her husband, so the moral police swoop in and burn all her books throughout the land. They repeat this process for every author who at any point in their life said or did anything that contradicts the governing moral authority. No one investigates the investigators, because that is immoral, according to the investigators. See where this is going?