… are going from bad to worse. First there was the defeat of a tawdry bunch of Manchester liberals by a rabble of saucepan- and mobile-wielding Marxists. Then 70K kids left behind 20 tons of rubbish in a couple of Seville suburbs during an impromptu spring party – organised by phone. And now a colleague’s girlfriend’s mum has texted him to see if they want to have dinner tonight.
- Barrel organ braking
El fanclub del Nokia 100 soy yo, y su radiación es buena para ti.I am the Nokia 100 fanclub, and its
- Flash mobbing
The public left-wing aggression, organised via mobiles, that I think most people accept was crucial in the Spanish elections this year
- moving on
You can do night-time walks in some places, but not round Torre Baró (blogged here, walk here). This week it was
- Ciudadanos de Cataluña launch, a bitter disappointment
Liberals believe that politics is about freeing individuals to live as they want within just bounds. Nationalists believe it is a
- Why Spain must win tonight
The geopolitical consequences of a German victory don’t bear thinking about.