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You cannot have a contemporary prison without contemporary furniture.

May 232023

The imposing edifice of accepted opinion is surrounded by a narrow, rather weedy patch of lawn: this is acceptable opinion. It is barely visible from a distance and will soon vanish altogether.

Apr 272023

It is not always easy to spot a rotter, but “middle-class” as an insult is an infallible sign.

Apr 182023

The man who mocks what we hold dear we call a cynic, though he may hold dear what we mock.

Apr 132023

The purpose of “inclusive” language is to exclude whoever refuses or cannot be bothered to use it.

Mar 292023

There is no gait that a dog breed does not exemplify. Setters stalk, dachshunds scurry, Labradors amble, German shepherds skulk, terriers march.

Mar 132023

Superlatives have driven out comparatives, as bad money drives out good.