Snapshots for 26 April, 2012
2:08 pm Chronic "overbuild" means that America has about 40 million so-called McMansions which no-one wants!
10:17 am Record number of Scottish firms go bust as Britain remains in grip of the worst financial crisis for 80 years: http://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/news/uk-world-news/2012/04/26/record-number-of-scottish-firms-go-bust-as-britain-remains-in-grip-of-the-worst-financial-crisis-for-80-years-86908-23838201/
10:14 am Accepted Wisdom used to be that the Soviet Union would never collapse. There were economic and political problems compounded by an unequal distribution of wealth. It is therefore surprising that those circumstances of 20 years ago do not appear to resonate with Eurozone politicians.