Warning: Strap hanging still shaves a quarter off your wage. What would Borgen do?

I’m feeling so lethargic after all those seasonal festivities that I can’t quite find my mojo to write a new post just yet. So how lucky is this? I don’t have to write a new post at all! Here’s one I prepared earlier. Exactly one year ago, in fact. I promise you won’t even spot the join!

To be fair, the Powers that be cunningly judged that, being ever closer to those pesky elections, they’d best lower fare increases to just match inflation but, as real wages have practically ossified, it doesn’t make a blind bit of difference.

Call-me-Dave’s spin-drier could just have told the Romanians and Bulgarians about the price of a commute and our migration figures would be sure to end up in the negative. Continue reading