Jeremy Clarkson’s A Funny Foreigner At His Home On The Isle Of Man
The Isle of Man is a British Crown Dependency with its own parliament for matters domestic. You’d imagine that anyone born there would want to get off as soon as possible, and anyone else would only want to get on the island if they were lost, looking for some version of a bygone Britain or a place to stash their filthy lucre and mentally negligible relatives.
Clarkson’s idyll is in the news because persons have removed fence post that mark out his land and lobbed them into off a cliff into the brine. It is also reported that vandals have cut thought wire fencing from around the perimeter of the TV star’s home.
Why anyone would do this is a moot point. There is talk of a dispute over right of way. But it might be down to Clarkson being a funny foreigner – which would be funny were it not so sad…