Thursday, 22 July 2010

Will History repeat itself? 2

So the first Liberal since David Lloyd George answered questions to the Prime Minister. Lloyd George may have been the real Prime Minister not a stand in, but he too  was part of a coalition however, in which the Conservatives had control of two-thirds of its seats and who couldn't wait to get rid of him.

As Marx wrote “Hegel remarks somewhere that all great world-historic facts and personages appear, so to speak, twice. He forgot to add: the first time as tragedy, the second time as farce."

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