Those were the days, my friend…
: Harry Hatchet (who has a nice piece in the Guardian today on the British political blog scene) launches into a nostalgic riff:
Much as I enjoy weblogging, the eighties version was definitely more sociable – sitting around a flat with a bottle of Bulgarian Cabinet Sauvignon, a few spliffs and Dick Gaughan on the stereo while dissecting the ‘revisionism’ in the pages of Marxism Today.
And this, Harry, may be why so many of us bloggers aren’t as young as we sound. No more late nights with Bulgarian cab for me; I’m snoring on the couch by 11.