Anglo-Saxon imperialism

The gentlemen in white coats are still after the author of this letter (Catalan original) to the editor of Barcelona’s La Vanguardia: We must demolish the neo-liberal dogma that prevents us living. It is urgent that we prevent Catalonia and Europe falling into the hands of free-trade ignominy. Our fear and mortification constitute profits for…

And the obscure horse came o-lympiang in

“Dark horse” is the normal racing term, so I suspect the Telegraph is referring to our very own black burro of the Apocalypse, José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero, when it says that “Madrid had been regarded as the black horse.” Or something. It’s too hot here to think straight.