From the daily archives:

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

#330: 1992, Daisy Chainsaw, Love Your Money

November 15, 2011

What a belter this is! Crackling bass-line; wonderful guitar riff; great vocal performance from the utterly mad singer, whose name momentarily escapes me, a true stomper from this one hit wonder group! I choose it for four reasons: First – Its title and the fact that it takes the piss out of the establishment – […]

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Bankers, Brokers and Democracy

November 15, 2011

I have become increasingly worried over the past few months about the power and influence of the bond markets on the world’s economy. Indeed, when I read the other day about the way in which Italy’s government had been replaced by an ‘unelected technocracy’ and forced to implement massive austerity measures, it left me uneasy […]

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Fear and Loathing of the Bond Markets

November 15, 2011

As is pretty much par for the course at the moment the newest solution to the Eurozone mess appears to have steadied the nerves of the markets for all of 48 hours.   We saw this happen with the outcome of the Brussels summit, in which the 50% debt haircut for Greece was agreed, a couple […]

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