20.6.41

We have all been in a semi-melting condition for some days past. It struck me that one minor benefit of this war is that it has broken the newspapers of their idiotic habit of making headline news out of yesterday’s weather.

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6 Responses to 20.6.41

  1. M G says:

    As benefits of a world war go, I don’t think I’ve heard that one mentioned before.

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  4. sdstarr says:

    Hmph. I think the USA has at least three wars going right now AND I still have to listen to silly weather related news items. Perhaps newspapers are MORE idiotic now?

  5. Philip Wainwright says:

    The Times didn’t even print a weather forecast. No idiotic weather stories there, wartime or not.

  6. Barry Larking says:

    Comprehension test.

    “The Times didn’t even print a weather forecast. No idiotic weather stories there, wartime or not.”

    “It struck me that one minor benefit of this war is that it has broken the newspapers of their idiotic habit”

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