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Saturday, 14 July 2012
A Routemaster named Dystopia
Here's what I wrote in 2008 on where the London Olympics were headed.
And here's what I wrote last month.
Spooky, possums. Or maybe I was just paying attention.
But even I never guessed they'd stick major military hardware on people's homes (not the homes of the wealthy lining the Thames, note).
Protesters are having to get special legal training to know their rights. Heaven forfend that this should happen ...
Locog tries to take over the internet. Their rules here. Oh yeah ...?