|Illustration from DAILYKENN|
One fellow libertarian who is always satisfying to read is Sean Gabb over in Airstrip One. He says:
This Mandela Fest is Getting on My Tits
I’ll grant he was less awful than most African rulers. In terms of the violent deaths he brought about, he doesn’t begin to compare with our own Princess Tony. But he was hardly a saint. The Beeb expects us to lament his death. From the point of view of the murdering old terrorist’s many victims – mostly black, I will, for obvious reasons, add – the real cause for lamentation is that he was born.
I think I preferred his ghastly first wife. Unlike him, she was honestly evil.