Tory Advent: Day 10

Tory Advent: Day 10

This is not doing my blood pressure any good. I pretty much have a low-level rage constantly simmering at what’s happening to this country but actively looking for the thing that pisses me off most each day about them is increasing my stress levels. Today’s “winner”...
A few words about trickle down economics

A few words about trickle down economics

Trickle down economics is a form of laissez-faire capitalism in general and more specifically, it is a form of supply side economics. Whereas general supply side theory favours lowering taxes overall, trickle down theory more specifically prefers targeting the very...
Scotland Leased to the Scots

Scotland Leased to the Scots

Imposing an unequal Treaty on a neighbour nation in which that nation will always be overpowered by the parliamentary votes and self-serving agenda of the dominant nation is normally described as governing a colony. In Scotland’s case, Scotland is leased to the Scots....
This is just wrong

This is just wrong

I saw this story this weekend and had to do a double take. Newspapers all over the country will receive funding from the BBC to fund so called local democracy reporters at a cost of £8 million pounds per year. Scotland it is being reported to have been awarded the...
Tory Advent: Day 8

Tory Advent: Day 8

Well what can I say? 18 months of bluffing, hyperbole and downright lies the first phase of the Brexit agreements have taken place and what has happened? Pretty much bugger all. The EU has set terms and May has accepted them. So much for taking back control etc. The...