Friday, June 17, 2016

How bad is London's weather?

Though Britain suffered through the Blitz, it didn’t experience the devastation that befell Germany and France. [Robert] Tombs [author of The English and Their History] cites a Gallup poll from 1941 that says Londoners were more depressed by the weather than the bombing.
--Kabir Chibber, Quartz, on what's worse than Nazi bombs