As Mervyn King blows out the candles on his 60th birthday cake today he’ll have a few moments to reflect on his life and how he has a powerful hand in deciding the direction of the British and Global Economy.
iBite is a snappy selection of news from around the world accompanied by a cynical, albeit humourous, comment from Mr T. Kalamidas.
“Each man carries within him the soul of a poet who died young.” – Sainte-Beuve
What’s the time?
As I went round the house this morning moving each of our clocks, watches and digital displays forwards one hour – don’t you forget to do it – I was struck, if you’ll pardon the clock pun, by how many different times we have been operating upon.