“Enlightened statesmen will not always be at the helm” —James Madison
Sunday, July 23, 2006
Could this be the beginning of the end of tabloid government?
"The huge mainframe computers sold to gullible ministers and laundered through the 'Office of Government Commerce' have never worked as promised. In most cases billions of pounds have gone up in unaudited smoke… E-government was the application of technology to an insoluble problem, the straightening by government of Kant’s crooked timber of mankind." —Simon Jenkins