Britain’s bacchanalia of public mourning for Elizabeth II. What would Nietzsche say?

The body of Queen Elizabeth II, lying in state at Westminster Hall in London

For mass formation psychosis to be experienced in a given society four key conditions are required:

  1. lack of social bonds or decoupling of societal connections
  2. lack of sense-making (things don’t make sense)
  3. free-floating anxiety

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