Alex Massie

High Noon in the War Against Cliche

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Three cheers for Peter Suderman who is properly exasperated by this quotation from a WaPo piece:

"It's just like the Wild West," said Frank O'Donnell of the group Clean Air Watch. "There are no controls, no standards."

Yeah, 'cos, you know, chaps like Pat Garrett and Wyatt Earp and many, many others didn't ever live...

Written byAlex Massie

Alex Massie is Scotland Editor of The Spectator. He also writes a column for The Times and is a regular contributor to the Scottish Daily Mail, The Scotsman and other publications.

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