Idiot, or Thug? (via Bad Conscience)

I’m not sure what worries me more, the idea that this Police Office is a moron promoted beyond his (feeble) ability, or the idea that he is perfectly suited to his job because he is a total thug.

As Osborne's Axe begins to fall, pleas for exemption are coming thick and fast. And no surprise. Andrew Rawnsley recently highlighted how the Coalition is cutting deeper and quicker than any government since the 1920s. The pressure is on for organisations to hang on to whatever funding they have – at the expense of rivals if need be. Hot on the heels of Rawnsley's claim that ministers fear "lynch mobs", yesterday police Chief Superintendent Derek … Read More

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