"If ye love wealth better than liberty, the tranquility of servitude better than the animating contest of freedom, go home from us in peace. We ask not your counsels or your arms. Crouch down and lick the hands which feed you. May your chains set lightly upon you, and may posterity forget that you were our countrymen."

Sunday, 30 August 2009

Sunday Round-Up

The Mail on Sunday: More on MI6, BP, Libya

Simon Dee closer to death than al-Megrahi

Another WTF moment as re-branding costs hundreds of thousands of pounds. It makes no difference what they call their departments, they still can't do the job properly.

With the benefit of hindsight, Peter Hitchens speculates what might have happened if we'd kept out of WW2

The Observer: Talks with the Taliban
Independent on Sunday: Branch closures at the Halifax
The Telegraph: Finally: Councils issue grammar guidelines to employees. Local authorities around the country have now resorted to issuing GCSE-style crib sheets to their staff in a bid to raise standards of grammar in their organisations.

2 comments:

  1. Peter Davies is the best argument yet in favour of cloning!

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  2. Isn't he just? - I'd buy one of him!

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