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An open letter to Britons and London 2012

August 14, 2012


Dear fellow countrymen, Well done. Kudos to every single one of you. I knew we had it in us to be united as a proper United Kingdom for the first time pretty much since, well – ever and get behind the Olympics, Team GB and the sense of occasion of being involved in something so […]

Is this a very British Olympics already, before its even started?

July 26, 2012


So at last! After years of preparation, billions spent and multi-national corporations flashing their products in your face, the big show commences in a matter of hours, the chance of a lifetime has finally arrived: the sun has come out! I jest. But national pride for would-be part-time patriots and sporting events has ratcheted up […]