1000g opium from Afghan Farmer costs £50. 1g street heroin from UK dealer costs £50.
Few execs brag that their profit-making talent relies on workers being paid 11 cents per hour.
7 years later, with energy prices at an all time high, liking the President is hard.
Do mythology or the repetition and embellishment of stories we tell each other - trigger fear just as effectively as a rational assessment of what's before our eyes?
Steels are sagging, valves sticking, fillers over-filling, pipes leaking, gauges sticking. Safety procedures fail. Alert systems remain stubbornly silent.
Hundreds of tons of concrete descend in a puff of smoke. 4"thick plates of steel prove as yielding as a crouton crushed underfoot.
Victor Lebow, Marketing Consultant 1955
Bush aide to Journalist Ron Suskind 2004
Robert Cooper, Policy Advisor to Tony Blair 2002