Ho! Ho! Ho! That’s Santa by the way, not Chi Minh.
Here you go, old son, a brand spanking new three-wheeled sunshine bus for you to clamber aboard. Old George ‘the catman’ Galloway was a bit slow out of the traps in West Bromwich with his four hundred and odd votes but you know what they say, the NKVD wasn’t built in a day...
On the anniversary of Russia's unprovoked 1939 invasion, we salute little #Finland & the bravery of its army. Nothing much has changed since then, as today Russia's still sending its cannon fodder into eastern #Ukraine, to die for vanity of its latest tyrant president. pic.twitter.com/SuoUHq7j55
Following on from the posts about OM on the other thread I was listening to this earlier and it’s striking when we think about the cyclical nature of history and politics how uncannily similar the language of 1931 is to 2019, not just in broad outline but in specific phrasing.