At 11:27 PM 12/1/99 -0000, John Birtwistle wrote:
>rub along pretty well most of the time and are far more worried about
<where they are going than about where they come from. It's a different perspective -
<looking forward rather than backwards.
Ever consider that you can't know what direction you're going unless you
know from what direction you came?
> Eh now John, that is a bit too rich. From Shakespeare's "sceptr'd
>isle" passage to the rioting
>of your hooligans at the last World Cup, there's been a very real English
>obsession with national identity. It isn't just confined to the lesser
Isn't rioting at football games the British national sport?