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jamescousins
jamescousins

After some hope from the US mid-terms British politics is reminding us what a car crash western democracies have become: divisive leaders and media urging us towards self-harm because they fetishise some boys-own vision of world war era machismo.

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simonwoods
simonwoods

@jamescousins One of my favourite Jack Dee jokes (BRITISH PASSPORT!) was never meant to be aspirational. Yet here we are...

jamescousins
jamescousins

@simonwoods Never seen that before, but that's exactly it: "Reason for visit?" "Imperialism."