July 10th, 2013

Wonk Watch: Mandarin to Head Social Market Foundation

Seasoned Cabinet Office mandarin Emran Mian is off to become the Director of the zero-impact Social Market Foundation wonk shop when Ian Mulheirn quits in August. In his spare time Mian writes novels about murder suspect bankers. Sounds about right…


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  1. 1
    A mad swivel-eyed loon says:

    For zero remuneration of course

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  2. 2
    Mehdi Hasan says:

    I should like to wish the England cricket team the very best of luck.

    The Aussies should have no chance and their bowler,Siddle is blood awful.

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    • 6
      Trent says:

      Peter Siddle has had quite a good first day. Helped by some shonky batting, but fair play to the man.

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  3. 3
    Rip Van Winkle says:

    Zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz

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  4. 4
    Anton Ferdinand says:

    Chelsea captain John Terry’s father, Ted, has been charged with racially-aggravated assault.

    Like Father Like Son

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  5. 8
    Man from the street says:

    Try explaining to a lefty pleb type that Hitler was a Socialist then sit back and watch the fireworks, what a bunch of mugs, so far I have had:

    – It was a different kind of Socialism.
    – He only said he was Socialist to gain power.
    – I am making it up.

    Ha ha ha ha

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  6. 10

    Nationalsozialismus had more in common with communism and socialism than it differed from them, especially where personal freedoms were involved.

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  7. 11

    Everybody needs a hobby!

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