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The 1066 Committee and All That

So Far, So Good by Ross Fitzgerald & Antony Funnell Hybrid Publishers, 2018, 214 pages, $22.95 _____________________________ I think it was Salman Rushdie who once opined that the Thatcher era was a great time for satire. The whiff of ideology is a godsend for the able pen—satire the means by which we create distance from our partisan hallucinations. The same has not held true—or at least not true enough—in our own time. If satire works by stretching a social or political tendency to its (preposterous) logical conclusion, then much of the time our political players have beaten us to the…

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