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Dirty old mac

At the beginning of Edmund Spenser’s sixteenth-century allegorical masterpiece The Faerie Queene, a knight gets lost in a dark forest. He’s a knight errant, and he has erred – see, I told you it was allegorical – so it’s no … Continue reading

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Pig ignorant

Amid the flatulent gusts of racism, homophobia and sciolistic Little-Englander wretchedness predictably stinking out the vox-pop interviews in The Guardian’s latest piece about the forthcoming Newark by-election, I was interested to note a particularly gaseous eructation issuing from the gastro-oesophageal … Continue reading

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