Archive for January, 2020

Happy Brexit Day

Posted in Uncategorized on January 31, 2020 by marksamuels

About time too.

Mark S.

Lower than Vermin

Posted in Uncategorized on January 19, 2020 by marksamuels


Apparently, the puerile idea that you’re either a rabid socialist or else you’re lower than vermin is still trying to make a comeback, even after being absolutely routed of late at the ballot box. For my own part, I prefer the idea of noblesse oblige. And so do the British people.

Mark S.


I’m in Love with this Woman

Posted in Uncategorized on January 17, 2020 by marksamuels

Mark S.

Cultural Imperative for the West.

Posted in Uncategorized on January 16, 2020 by marksamuels

Sic transit gloria mundi. R.I.P. Sir Roger Scruton.


Mark S.

Are You Still Scared of the Future?

Posted in Uncategorized on January 4, 2020 by marksamuels

Mark S.

The Complete Decline of the TLO

Posted in Uncategorized on January 3, 2020 by marksamuels

Having looked at the place for the first time in months, I think it’s now safe to write off the TLO entirely. I don’t take any pleasure from the fact, quite the contrary, but when only two or three people post there regularly and it’s the same old miniature crew who drove out absolutely everyone else with anything of any interest to say and with anything worthwhile to contribute (and even its current dregs now first appear on Twitter; which, of course, is the modern equivalent of urban graffiti) … well, I suppose it’s what’s termed a prryhic victory for those now wholly in possession. The place is a nihilistic wasteland wherein its controller keeps it going wholly for his own self-advertising endeavours. Quite what this commercialism has to do with nihilism is beyond me. Then again nihilism has, I suppose, never had a claim to consistency. What a fall from its previous heights! Well done. But I told you so.

Mark S.