Ah, the Graun. Zombie puppets, that’s what Mervyn King makes politicians into. Who made Mervyn King again?
He appears to be under the impression that austerity was for the benefit of the economy. It wasn’t.
A summer of almighty establishment shoot out, was the best thing possible to distract from absolutely no sunshine and occasional smiting with floods. You cannot tell the difference between shit and bullets anymore. Just the bloody thing.