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A Tory columnist hailed the bow and the curtsy as an upside of coronavirus – 12 churlish rebuttals

Like The Game, when people remember Daniel Hannan exists, they’ve already lost. He tends to resurface in the consciousness when he makes some sort of a gaffe, like the time he tried to defend Churchill by comparing him to Hitler.

Or when he suggested that the widely condemned Windrush policy had been a success.

His latest hot take was more of a feverish ramble, when he said this about the coronavirus crisis.

How remiss of the rest of us to fail to realise that a threat to life and livelihood could be said to have an upside because *checks notes* it heralds a return to 18th-century customs.

Twitter wasn’t impressed.

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Writer, Steve Anglesey, pointed out reminded us of this astonishing fact.

Mind you – consider the competition.

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