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Politics and law from a British perspective (hence Politics LAW BloG): ''People who like this sort of thing...'' as the Great Man said

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Tuesday, June 08, 2004
 

That'll spike José Bové's guns!


A BBC newsreader on the radio earlier today refered to the G8 summit as about to take place
on Seal Island on the Georgian coast

Planeloads of globalophobes descend on Black Sea ports...

[The adjectives derived from the several United States are only used as nouns standing for people of the state; otherwise, the name of the state is used in attribution. That, at least, is the rule I learnt at the feet of Alistair Cooke. He was, however, known to imitate Homer dormitans before he finally got to see the poet in person.]


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