September 2011 Noteworthy News

September 2011 Noteworthy News

Ah! September! Don’t you just love the smell of manure in the morning?  As the not so good and not so great politicians and bankers return from their summer sojourns it’s no surprise that banks and politics once again dominate the headlines. The Independent Commission on Banking (ICB) will report its findings this month; bankers [...]
December 2009 Muse and Views

December 2009 Muse and Views

Is It a Gift or a Present?  It`s a Wrap. A tour guide was showing a tourist around London. The guide pointed out the place in Trafalgar Square where  The Queen supposedly threw coins as a girl. "That's impossible", said the tourist. "She couldn’t throw a coin that far!"    "You have to remember," answered the [...]