Category: Media, Anti-semitism
Sir Alistair Horne CBE made a mistake recently; he went to a restaurant he knew 70 years ago, hoping it would be as it was.
Horne was reviewing the restaurant for The Spectator. Unfortunately they published it – click here to read it.
Newly re-opened, the glitzy refurbished Savoy Grill is owned by a Saudi Arabian and operated by Gordon Ramsay – see here. It’s a little like going to Versailles and discovering the café there has changed since Marie Antoinette ran the place.
Horne chose to channel his disappointment into some casual anti-semitism. Here is an excerpt from his review, the block letters are added: Read the rest of this entry »