Friday, May 7, 2010

"Let the walking begin"

As I have written here , I have become a fan of Rory Stewart after reading his book, The Places in Between. So I was eager today to check out the results of yesterday's elections in Great Britain. And the winner is...

Rory Stewart Wins in UK Election

Travel Blog • Michael Yessis • 05.07.10

“The Places in Between” author and Tory politician Rory Stewart captured 53.4 percent of the vote and will represent Penrith and The Border as a Member of Parliament. As Slate’s June Thomas tweeted, “Let the walking begin.”

Photo Credit: Martha Stewart (I assume not that Martha Stewart.)