The buried lede: Sarkozy's new world hors d'oeuvre
The Times (you know, that newspaper that disappeared behind a paywall a few months ago? What do you mean “if it’s not on the internet it doesn’t exist”?) has a hell of a buried lede in its piece today about Short Man Sarkozy’s elevation to the head of the G20. Nine paragraphs deep, on page eight, we find this:
Whether or not you think a new Bretton Woods is actually possible (and I don’t - it wouldn’t even last six hours before some aspiring George Soros decided to have a crack at whichever currency looked weakest), this is probably newsworthy.