World watch – Friday

Thursday GMT


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  1. Mefrostate

     /  December 29, 2017

    A draft copy of Milo Yiannopoulos’ book was released as part of his court proceedings, along with comments from his editor. It is an absolutely spectacular piece of entertainment:

    Highlights so far:

    “your best points seem to be lost in a sea of self-aggrandizement and scattershot thinking”

    “if that headline is hate speech, THIS WHOLE BOOK is hate speech”

    “Not a sentence”

    “Le’s leave “cuck” out of it”

    This is not true” “This would never happen” “This is not true either”

    “Beauty regime moved to box at end of chapter, after Nietzsche section”

    • phantom snowflake

       /  December 29, 2017

      Speaking of Milo; I’m reminded of a brilliant article by Laurie Penny where she documents a night out with him at a Republican Convention. Witty and deeply insightful:

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