Mainstream electronic media is built around the sound bite and 24-hour news cycle. That means ideas get distilled down to their simplest form. There’s little room for discussion at a time when we need more of it.
There’s a fierce debate about how much poker machine reforms will hurt the clubs. There’s no doubt they’ll take a pummelling, but then we have to look at how serious we are about fixing the problem.
Prices rising because of supply chain disruption, rising fuel costs, less truck drivers and soon, higher taxes. The BoE response - raise rates? In the words of McEnroe, they cannot be serious! https://t.co/4N14w9o1dJ