Sunday, June 13, 2010


From Christopher Hitchens's new memoir, a grimly funny anecdote of a POW camp during World War II. There must be someone else who read it and thought of this, which until now I found as preposterous as every other gag in that shamefully underappreciated movie.

(Wikipedia: "Tonbridge School is a British boys' independent school for both boarding and some day pupils in Tonbridge, Kent.")