So the Brits have put 2% on booze and fags, 2p on fuel, introduced a £2,000 car-scrappage scheme and... fuck all else, really.
They're basically doing the opposite of us and borrowing their deficits. They're not hitting the middle classes at all, and giving a few bob to home-owners losing their jobs
I'm watching Sky and BBC and both are scrabbling to find angry Joe Soaps, yet there's really no news in this budget for Joe Soaps bar some deckchair shifting
Poor old live media...