"Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards" - Søren Kierkegaard
Sunday, June 27, 2010
Snorkels For The Unemployed
During the inter-war depression the Plebs League produced this cartoon. The Con-Dem Coalition is now employing the same tactic, although inflation has boosted the figures that are shown. There is, however, an innovation which Duncan Smith is now considering. He may issue snorkels to those on the bottom rung, so they can swim around looking for jobs. No wonder the Lib Dems joined up to this Compassionate Conservatism.