@voyou Savvy pundits cultivate a fractal stupidity; wrong on so many dimensions you can't criticise one without getting distracted by all the rest. 28 Apr 17 Reply Retweet Favorite

“Capitalism, no thanks…”

“…We’ll nationalize your fucking banks.”

So goes the social-democratic version of the famous anarchist slogan. Of course, the third-way version is more about:

A period of state ownership in which the government would seek to stabilise Northern Rock and find a buyer, while protecting taxpayers’ money

“Protecting” taxpayer’s money, eh? What an incredibly, stupidly, minimal vision of what a political system might acomplish.