What, the NeuArbeit Chancellor is crap at maths? Shurely not! Possibly a spot of remedial arithmetic is called for...
Never mind I'm sure we can do without a few non-essentials (bullets, Flak jackets, AFVs, ) so he can keep the really important areas' funding on-track. After all, those benefit lifestyle single mother save the whale pikey asylum seeking types are really worthy aren't they?
"Wonder if Blair's simply hanging on to power to give Brown enough time to discredit himself?"
I do think that the meglamaniac Blur can't bear the thought of a serious competitor to his position.
Brown is just typical of an old Labour chancellor, given time the discredited doctrin will screw the economy.