Worrying footage today on the EU's blockbuster online TV channel Europe By Satellite.

Inter-institutional mistrust, it seems, has resulted in increased security measures for visiting VIPs. Fearing a contagious spread of blight from pomme de terre Barroso, perhaps?



  1. Phytophthora infestans // 12:19 PM  

    Ah... harking back to the good old 1840s eh? Bozo would have loved it. EU membership would have been back below the 20 mark, Belgium had just become independent and all the jobless were being shipped off to America.