Global Cashastrophe By William Bowles

17 September 2007

Question: How many classical economists does it take to screw in a lightbulb?

Answer: As many as it takes to screw up an economy

Never mind global warming, I’ve realised that it’s better to own nothing than owe everything.

Apparently those who have (had) their cash in Northern Rock (around £2 billion at the last count), believe it’s better to keep what they own (or more likely owe) in a paper bag under the bed than to entrust it to a gang of financial ‘whizzkids’.

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