Wednesday, April 13, 2016


Just ... bravo!

Cowboy boots, checked shirts and country music might conjure up images of the American south, but Dolly Parton and her fellow country singers have a dedicated following across the world - not least in Uganda. The Why Factor: Radio Requests tracked down fans in Kampala for the World Service season on identity.

It was heartwarming in a we're all part of the community of mankind sort of way.

But. Really?

And then I look at the date.

Heh, indeed. The BBC is pretty good at that. I still remember the pasta harvest story (in re-run, of course).

Tip to Instapundit.