Monthly Archives: May 2012

The Civil Service and How It Rules You

This is not original, but it deserves an airing from time to time. I am sure most can identify events where these rules have been applied.    The Seven Rules of Bureaucracy   Rule #1: Maintain the problem at all … Continue reading

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EU bail out fund

Tis is an extract from Open Europe 11/05/2012 UK’s EU bailout fund guarantees “may not be legally binding” The Times quotes Open Europe’s director Mats Persson, discussing the EU Bill set out in the Queen’s speech to enact an EU … Continue reading

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Quantifying a billion

This is too true to be funny. The next time you hear a politician use the word ‘billion’ in a casual manner, think about whether you want the ‘politicians’ spending YOUR tax money. A billion is a difficult number to … Continue reading

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