Britain > Hayley Bloomingdale

I don’t know if you’ve seen the list of “42 cultural quirks of Brits that Americans need to know before visiting London” that Hayley Bloomingdale wrote for Vogue. She claims to have gleaned this insight from living in London for ten months, and apparently it applies to the whole of Britain. Quote: In my short time here I have made the following observations and I can conclude that London is not Manhattan. In reading this one article, I have determined that Ms Bloomingdale is certifiable.  Continue reading “Britain > Hayley Bloomingdale”

I am disappointed

WT actual F, Britain? You disappoint me.

Britain, I’m disappointed in you. The world once admired for our inventiveness, our culture, our David Beckham…

Now the world stands back and stares in horror as we tell the foreigners living here that they can all go home because we no longer want them.

I wrote a long post yesterday (actually, it took from Friday to yesterday to write), in which I said what I thought we need to improve as a country. There was one notable omission, though, because there was no way I could write about it without a monumental word count. This is not aimed at all Britons, just the ones who have decided that they need to be overtly racist on the grounds that “we” voted to leave the EU.
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