- RT @FlipChartCat: Dave has just insulted Britain's 8.5 million cats. We demand an apology and compensation. Actually, forget the apology...… 43 minutes ago
- RT @DuncanWeldon: Weak wage growth is keeping public borrowing high at the moment. Like so much else - deficit reduction will depend on the… 47 minutes ago
- RT @BenChu_: Here's how major sources of UK tax have performed since the recession: http://t.co/ZiZhNyS5hi 48 minutes ago
- RT @PubProfessor: After 9/11, Arabs offered support to US to take on extremists. Taken 13 years to get back there. 50 minutes ago
- @UkUkitty @Nigel_Farage I did that during my finals. But I did have a politics exam the next day. 56 minutes ago
- @Guy_Stallard @jdportes @MrRBourne @Frances_Coppola I think the Indie did when it was in the OBR report a couple of years ago. 1 hour ago
- @VeryBritishDude Way too intelligent and thoughtful. 1 hour ago
- RT @carolinejmolloy: Hats off to @hangbitch who's been doing campaigning journalism on plight of #FocusE15 for ages theguardian.com/commentisfree/… 2 hours ago
- RT @barclayswealth: 18% of the workforce are losing sleep worrying about their finances. #EBLive2014 #TweetaStat ow.ly/BDP7C htt… 2 hours ago
- RT @georgeeaton: My verdict on Miliband's speech: politically astute, intellectually coherent. But it didn't inspire. #lab14 http://t.co/Nz… 3 hours ago
- @BorisWatch @Frances_Coppola Actually, I had the chance at school. If only I'd known.... 3 hours ago
- @BorisWatch @Frances_Coppola I knew that! 3 hours ago
- The 2015 Dilemma (Revised Edition)
- Pirate Day joke
- Nine thoughts on the referendum result
- Breaking up the UK – everyone’s a loser
- The brutal maths of public spending
- Who saw the crash coming?
- Are we really about to split up our country?
- The Old Rectory Syndrome
- Can UKIP scale up?
- The spirit of the age
- Why is the gender pay gap higher for management jobs?
- The self-employment earnings timebomb
Monthly Archives: November 2008
Just seen this on HR Wench’s blog. For a UK version, you’d have to replace Paulson with Darling, and AIG, Citigroup and Fannie and Freddie with Northern Rock, HBOS and RBS, but the principle is the same.
Funny how things can change in the course of just a few days. The Public Sector Rich List, published by the Taxpayers’ Alliance earlier this week, is already out of date. Top of the list was Iain Coucher, Chief Executive of … Continue reading
Maximum respect to Dawn Spalding, editor of Personnel Today, who managed to get a post up at 8.30 this morning about last night’s Personnel Today Awards. I was at the party until 2.30am too and I didn’t wake up until … Continue reading
They may read the Financial Times every day but it seems that a lot of bankers still don’t get what’s happening. For many, life in the financial sector is going on pretty much as it did before. The Telegraph has been … Continue reading
I suppose this was inevitable. At least one of the people outed as BNP members last week is also a member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development. Guru has a wry take on it here, predicting that the embarrassed … Continue reading
A quote from terrorism specialist Evan Kohlmann on the Rush Limbaugh show: Al-Qaeda itself has had problems with racism and bigotry within the ranks, and it was only about a decade and a half ago that Al-Qaeda was paying different salaries … Continue reading
The media have been voyeuristically poring over the leaked BNP membership lists, trying to find something or someone interesting enough to write about. Even the Financial Times, where the letters BNP usually refer to a French bank, has this handy little tool to help … Continue reading