Mark Fielding: The hackneyed 'eight out of 10' excuse is a sick joke to business
We must put an end to the fiction that our bailed-out banks are functioning properly now
Published 01/09/2013 | 05:00
LITTLE Johnny was being questioned by the teacher during an arithmetic lesson.
"If you had 10 euro," said the teacher, "and I asked you for a loan of eight euro, how much would you have left?"
"10," replied little Johnny firmly.