The Bank of England says the UK has probably entered a recession in the middle of 2008 and is likely to continue to contract well into 2009.
in a way which will take more than some wanky Keynesian demand management to cure.
The number of people out of work in the UK in the three months to September jumped by 140,000 to 1.82 million - the highest in 11 years.
The unemployment rate rose to 5.8%, up from 5.4% in the previous quarter, according to official figures.
So, chaps. Two more clear indications that that cunt Brown has not only stolen your pension, your wages and made every past time virtually illegal but he has monumentally shat on everything you've worked for. Your business, your career, your home and your investment portfolio.
So, here's a thought. How about you don't vote for him anymore?