Every Englishman knows that in cultural terms, what we do today, someone in Australia catches up with five to ten years later.
Earlier this week evidence emerged that this trend also applies in politico-religious terms. Here is a picture from the infamous demonstration outside Regents Park mosque in 2006 against the Danish Mohammed cartoons:
And below is a picture from the demonstration in Sydney's central business district on Sunday, against the film 'Innocence of Muslims':
The Aussies are catching up, but as on most issues, are at least six years behind us Brits........