I would have thought that being dumber than the American far right was impossible, but the Italian far right manages to combine fascism with something far more insidious: fantasy novels. And their potential new leader and possible future leader of the entire nation bases her ideas on……..Tolkien. Giorgia Meloni, the hard-right leader who is likely […]
Meh. Not enough Bolg, son of Azog.
Who knew? The closest I have ever gotten to the secret and inner Tolkien was in a casual conversation on a snowy day in Shelbyville, Kentucky. I forget how in the world we came to talk about Tolkien a