Josie M. Jordison (guest writer)
I see that our blog-managerbot David Davis has been opining about what you Brits call “The Special relationship”. He appears on Facebook from time to time, and a few people near here follow him. He’s being a bit simplistic and takes nothing into account about whether his enemy class politicians share such a vision or want to believe in it.
He’s got to go look up that old “Punch” cartoon of the late 60s, in which your Prime Minister Wilson is shown trying to clean an elephant, along with LBJ. The caption is “OK LBJ, I’ll scrub a little harder”.