Sometimes history takes unusual and unexpected turns before it reaches its goal…
More tweets seen
…and it was largely the Italian experience in early 2020 that (supposedly) persuaded the UK and other European states to put into place the lockdown shutdowns, the facemask nonsense etc. God, what a disaster…
Wartime book losses and postwar censorship in Germany in the 1940s
A reader of this blog sent the following article: http://www.exulanten.com/germanbookburning.html.
This is where England now is: a country where the people supposedly running the government know the price of everything, and the value of nothing.
Late afternoon music
What a peculiar little twerp that Ferguson fellow is. I wonder what his married “ho” sees in him. She’s not bad-looking, from what I recall from the newspaper stories (in 2020, when Ferguson and said girlfriend broke the repressive “lockdown” “rules” which he himself was key to putting in place).
For the BBC, it may be too late, institutionally. Certainly about 90% of BBC staff have to go. A full-scale cultural purge is necessary, not only at the BBC, but at Sky, ITV, all through TV, radio, newspapers, and publishing.