I can’t believe I’m the first to comment on this gem, seven years on. But the passing of time has only made Dan’s prescience and insight more telling.
All Daniel Hannan’s profound insight into neoliberal economics, the EU, and the relation between wealth and deregulated finance is contained in this piece. And I, for one, cite it again and again and again.
‘It’s a worse record on immigration
than the government’s!’
‘It’s another breakthrough for artificial intelligence — it’s learned to take selfies!’
‘You do realise that everything you’ve said is
a quote from a film.’
‘When I was a lad it never occurred to me that we were all absolutely stinking filthy rich.’
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