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Monday, 26 September 2011


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"Can you imagine Mervyn King doing such a thing?"

No - the members of our elite classes are instinctively furtive.

"furtive"! Damn, wish I'd thought of that word first, spot on.

Interesting that it was a meeting of "family-owned" businesses.

Perhaps, like the UK, the big corporates are all for EU stuff generally (they can lobby, get the rules made favourable to them, keep out competition, raise barriers to entry, etc etc), but the smaller guys - where jobs and growth actually come from - are bitterly opposed.

And it's only slightly unfortunate that the president of the association is called Goebel! No relation, I suppose?

Goebel! My God, you couldn't make it up!

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