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It does tend to AMPLIFY ordinary FUs.

Eddie Stobart transport firm teeters on brink of collapse

The vote will pit William Stobart, the third son of the company's founder, against his childhood friend and former brother-in-law, Andrew Tinkler.
a scandal. o, lordy. rich chi'ren play with credit. unexpectedly.
It is also struggling with £200m worth of debt. However, ["]accounting problems["] revealed in August mean the financial situation could be much worse.
"bandit capitalism", as distinct from "crony capitalism" and "finance capitalism" and "venture capitalism" and "disaster" capitalism. wow. That's new.

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.
by Cat on Fri Dec 6th, 2019 at 04:52:38 PM EST
yea, the UK is still just a theme park playground for the super-rich.

All the rest of the noise is how to divvy up the crumbs from their table.

keep to the Fen Causeway

by Helen (lareinagal at yahoo dot co dot uk) on Fri Dec 6th, 2019 at 08:10:48 PM EST
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The Tories get back in with a majority, you can go weep for the crumbs.

Things are going to slide, slide in all directions
Won't be nothing, nothing you can measure anymore
L. Cohen
by john_evans (john(dot)evans(dot)et(at)gmail(dot)com) on Sat Dec 7th, 2019 at 12:20:56 PM EST
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