Posted: Dec 28, 2016 2:51 pm
by Beatsong
Sendraks wrote:
PensivePenny wrote:Ahem.... Excuse me.... there's an AMERICAN in the room? Somebody does frivolous spending better than we do? That's a pretty high bar.


Meh. The UK has a far more ignominious history of wastefulness than the US. Just look at how the UK frittered away the money it got from the US in Marshall agreement post WWII.


You mean establishing the world's first comprehensive national health system, and carrying out a monumental and unprecedented program of social housing construction?

Yeah, can't stand waste like that.