"I got truly upset about the tsunami only when I discovered I knew someone who died in it. Until then, I'd been shocked and fascinated. That, though, is the more normal reaction. How many people really can't sleep for worrying about starving Africans? How many more stay awake at the prospect of a dull lunch date or a looming villa holiday with dodgy friends?"

Harry Mount, Daily Telegraph journalist and Bullingdon Club supporter
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