Alex Massie

In which it’s a small, small world...

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Heaps and heaps of stuff has been written on the historic/revolutionary/awesome CNN/YouTube debate on Monday night. But what are the odds that you'd see and old friend from college days in Ireland pop up to ask one of the questions? Slim, I'd say. Yet it happened. Lucia Brawley, with whom I appeared in productions of Dylan Thomas's Under Milk Wood and Heiner Muller's Hamlet Machine had her question selected by the CNN bods. Weird proof of the smallness of the world and all that, given that one ain't seen her since those bright college days at Trinity College...

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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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