November 6, 2010

The following amazing story was sent to us by one of our amazing volunteers. It sounds mad but may actually be real!

Did someone just try to buy the British government?

Link to the blog of Charlie (Charles Stross) click here

Regardless whether it’s true or not, this sentence from Lord Blackheath is really wonderful:

…”But I remember that at about the same time as those transfers were being made the noble Lord, Lord Myners [former Labour Treasury Minister], was indulging in his game of rearranging the deckchairs on the Titanic of the British banking community.”