I spoke earlier about Galileo, the great white shining hope of the European bureaucrats to pip the Americans at their game of international satellites and global positioning systems. Now the FT is reporting that the funding for this white elephant is in danger. As I mentioned earlier, they were going to take money from the other white elephant, CAP, and plonk it into here. Why? Why aren’t you returning that money back to me, the taxpayer? Typical, very quick to tax, very very slow to return it or show any returns for it either.
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All this to be taken with a grain of piquant salt!!!