Parliamentary fights are all the rage in these enlightened modern days.
From Japan comes the news that the Diet had to be prorogued on account
of a free fight which was started by a motion of the opposition to
impeach the Government. Trays and inkstands were flying through the air
when, in the small hours of the morning, the Speaker declared the
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