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Friday, July 29, 2005

SHOCK NEWS: Mark Steyn makes sensible point

Like any normal person, I find the scribblings of Canada's leading pundit Mark Steyn extremely nauseating. Pompous, smug, patronising, ill-informed, grandstanding, bigoted shite. Yet in the same week that some people detected signs of lucidity in something Melanie Phillips wrote about (yawn) Israel, so our chubby bumfluffed friend seems to have - for once - got the right end of the stick. He set out a cogent, rational argument against those who have been happy to demonise Jean Charles de Menezes after his death at the hands of the Metropolitan police, and before his body has been laid to rest. Steyn has done so, moreover, where it might actually do some good. In the Daily Telegraph. Technorati tag: