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.
‘This area has recently moved from being a dump to being an expensive dump.’
‘Under present circumstances, a handful of beans for a dairy cow seems like a bargain, Jack.’
‘I know my expectations of heaven shouldn’t have been so high but this is ridiculous..’
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