My Andrew “Well ‘Ard” Neil Interview

Have you been on the Blue Nun again Andrew? Well 'Ard: Tell me Mr Forty, you say you want to nationalise the water companies where will the money come from? bill40: Well, Mr Well 'Ard I would use the public purse to transfer one asset cash for another asset class a company. The transactions net…

Where Will The Money Come From?

I'd like to dedicate this blog to Andrew O'Neil, Andrew Marr, Robert Peston and Sophie Ridge. It seems if you want to be a Really Well 'Ard Journalist all you have to do is squeal two questions at regular intervals. "Where's the money going to come from?" and "Who's going to pay for it"? My…

The IFS Are jolly Cross Indeed

Today the IFS have ratcheted up through the John Cleese scale and that scale is so funny I'm going to reproduce it (without permission) in full. We could all use some cheer to keep our spirits up and remember who we are. (Source EET) The English are feeling the pinch in relation to recent terrorist…

It Was Immigration Wot Dunnit.

Immigration really has got itself a bad name, it's to blame for everything from terrorism to trade figures, you name it, it woz immigration wot dunnit. Failing public services? It's immigration it must be, I heard someone talking Polish in the queue for Greggs. Look at unemployment, they're coming over here and taking our jobs.…

Burn The Mosques: Afterthoughts.

In what I hope will be a regular feature of this blog I will write afterthoughts that will approach my previous post from the point of view I am wrong. These will be based on feedback I receive and what I make of it. In my previous post I argue against "burning down the mosques"…

Social Care Costs? Sieze The Day! 2

A little over two months ago I wrote the first part of this blog and I hope you'll forgive me me whilst I dislocate my shoulder patting myself on the back, I called it exactly. Theresa May says there is no such thing as Mayism and she's quite correct, there isn't. There is no such…