The World Cup has been hijacked by scumbags – let’s use it to remind us to be better

Why should we allow the arseholes of humanity to rob us of its finest aspect? 

The Persians, the Romans, the Caliphate, the Mongols, the Ottomans, the Spanish, the British, the Russians, the Nazis, the Americans and the Communists; pretty much every religion that’s ever existed; and absolutely every iteration of God. Since the dawn of time, all sorts of people and all manner of movements have tried to conquer the world … and yet only football has pulled it off, a benevolent dictator that will reign forever and ever amen. 

It is easy to see why. No other...
source: New Statesman

2018-06-13 14:56
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