In the book officious, which has the subtitle The Rise of the Busybody State, author Josie Appleton puts forth an idea that in our time we are facing a whole new state formation. She calls the phenomenon the Busybody State. She states that this is not a totalitarian or federal state formation, but a phenomenon, or a major noe which comes creeping. It comes to mind, like from the bottom through solid layers of English fog, we can imagine. This store . . .