He is so right! The Americans forced European banks (and government agencies) to buy derivatives and credit-default-swaps at gun-point. They also required most European governments to spend more than they made for the past 30 years. It's ALWAYS someone else's fault.
Well, that's modern reporting: the people don't need to hear what the newsmaker has to say, they need to hear my opinions as a reporter. In fact, let's do away with newsmakers on the news altogether. We "reporters" can just interview each other in the usual way.”
You've heard of "Disgusted, Tunbridge Wells"? Well, I live in Holland Park and I've Had It. Up to here! An old curmudgeon, I rant and rave about things I read, see or hear in the News. Frequently sarcastic, irreverent and libertarian; often wrong - but never uncertain.