Oh dear. Been found out, tried to bully his way out and told to fcuk off. http://www.spectator.co.uk/coffeehouse/3725688/talking-balls.thtml "Alistair Darling in the budget set out plans which show the deficit coming down, national debt coming down." "Debt" per Balls is of course the "ratio of national debt to gross domestic product" which is forecast to start falling in ooohhhh, eight or nine years. Meanwhile the absolute level of debt keeps going up and up Nowhere left to hide, give it up now, you are only making it worse for yourself and everybody else.