A prescription for recovery
Published 02/12/2010 | 05:00
The big freeze is here and it is has nothing to do with the weather. Yesterday we were given a forecast on the economic future for our country in the ice age of economic austerity and the outlook looks different to anything we have ever seen before.
For those who still need it spelled out: the IMF and EU have grabbed hold of our vital national statistics with a force that will guarantee that hearts and minds will follow.
Every three months we will present ourselves for a check-up and a prescription will only be handed out if we have proof of pain.