There's an old joke about England getting rid of it's undesirables. The Puritans were sent to America and the criminals to Australia. The punchline of course is that Australia got the better deal. After seeing this last night, I think it might be true- http://www.channel4.com/culture/microsites/C/can_you_believe_it/debates/doomsday.html Even allowing for exaggeration, truly alarming stuff. What do other people think?