Splendid Cusack; one of my all time favourites.
Never forget that his wife (born a Schwarzenberg, and a sister of both Felix, about-to-be Prime Minister of Austria, and Friedrich, the Cardinal Archbishop of Prague, not to mention their elder brother, lord of the family estates of more than a million acres) was foully murdered by the revolutionaries (no feeble talk of “stray bullets” here, if you please).
This exacerbated his feelings somewhat, as might be imagined.
I'd never come across the @hedgehogreview before but they have @herandrews and are jolly interesting: www.iasc-culture.org/THR/THR_a…
2:25pm 19 Jan 2017
Group email from @stephen_dorrell asking me to "help stop Brexit".
Mate — it's over. Duty now is to strengthen post-Brexit pan-Eur links.
11:37am 19 Jan 2017
Neoclassicism persisted longer in Scandinavia, where it had a deep influence on early Nordic modernists.… twitter.com/i/web/status/82203…
10:40am 19 Jan 2017
Does London's Holland Park School (the "socialist Eton") have a war memorial? Five former pupils have died fighting for ISIS.
12:08pm 18 Jan 2017