Saturday, June 19, 2010


Polly Toynbee writes:
Cameron and Clegg are pre-modern leech doctors: the more they bleed the economy, the sicker the patient, the higher the deficit – so the more they apply leeches.
Leeches are actually very useful in medicine, they help patients recover if used right.


JuliaM said...

Enough talk of slimy bottom feeding parasites, Ross!

Tell us more about leeches instead.

Mark Wadsworth said...

That is indeed a stupendously shit analogy, well spotted.

Ross said...

Julia- very good.

Mark- thank you.

TDK said...

Talk about projection! She has no peer for issuing repeat prescriptions that do no good.