Macboris: a fragment from a lost play about power and nihilism

Discovered recently among the manuscripts of that great English dramatist Willie A. Shamspeaker: Tomorrow, and tomorrow, and tomorrowCreeps in this Brexit pace from year to yearTo the last Parliament of recorded time;And all our Tory pols have misled BritsThe way to paupers' deaths. Out, out, brief Johnson!You're but an Eton Con-man - a creeping bad-BoWho …

Rammed with tourists?

Today the Guardian - or Grauniad, as we lovers of its many typos call it - recommends the lovely Devon village of Tavistock as "not rammed with tourists." Is this a typo, a confusion ("honing in on this one"!) or an inspired invention? I've read probably a dozen different articles in the past year or …

No Reasonable American

The latest mass shootings by home-grown American terrorists come during a massive corruption scandal at the organization popularly known as No Reasonable American. Thus┬ásome hope (though we've been here before) for legislative movement against self-militarized airheads without background checks having easy access to battlefield weapons. In the course of reading about this I discovered the …