Felix Riley

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Why Cruise Ships (And Banks) Crash

(0) Comments | Posted 18 January 2012 | (13:20)

If you haven't already, grab a coffee and listen to the exchange between the captain of the Costa Concordia and the Italian coastguard give yourself a sleepless night and listen to it now...

The captain's behaviour lies somewhere between a breakdown and cowardice. The coastguard's outrage that he...

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Nothing Has Changed On Wall Street

(43) Comments | Posted 4 November 2011 | (23:00)

I used to work for MF Global. Sadly, a lot of people in London and New York might be able to say the same thing soon. Thousands, in fact. The company filed for bankruptcy this week. Filed for bankruptcy, admitted it can't presently account for the whereabouts of over $600...

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Al Capone and the Met

(0) Comments | Posted 20 July 2011 | (19:34)

Taken in the round, the police do a very good job. They put themselves in harm's way and deal with that part of society that most people only want to see on prime time television - and even then, preferably in middle class suburbia.

But saints they ain't, as their...

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