Satire is outpaced by reality, so Delilah thought- upon her eventual return home – that we may as well try some predictions….
The beauty of it is, of course, that they can then lay off hundreds of thousands more people and drive wages down so low that a virtual slave class exists for them to exploit until the ship goes down.
It’s hard to be amusing about the tories. They’re a party who got their private security to stop the BBC filming as 70,000 marched past their conference, booing. Not that the Beeb needs much prompting to crawl up the governments arse these days.
UN special Housing Investigator concludes that the bedroom tax that is making thousands homeless, pushing hundreds to suicide and enriching private landlords at a greater cost that the old system runs contrary to human rights and should be scrapped. The Tories are cross about this. Maybe Obama should invade
Just because a regime might use stuff to kill, torture of oppress its own citizens, doesn’t mean you can’t make a quick buck from selling it to them. After all – guns don’t kill people, bastards do.
Florida continues on its slide into brutalism, with Tampa making it illegal to sleep on the streets. Hmmm – who owns their prisons? Strange, isn’t it.