Saturday 23 September 2017

Hey brother – spare a few million?

This country is so broke, Helen Keller could figure out we're in major trouble.

The acuity of the situation is really reinforced when you go to your local bank branch to discover that it has been closed or even, as happened to yours truly over the weekend, you go to what was a major and busy garage a few weeks ago and discover it being razed to the ground.

It's that kind of dismantling of the infrastructure around us that makes us realise just how bad things are, and the closures are sadly an inevitable part of the constriction of the economy.

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