Hello!Veggie Benn tells us that taking out a second mortgage to pay for a gallon of petrol is good for the soul.
Then the equally absurd Caroline Flint, a senior NCO in Labour's monstrous regiment of women, suggests the way to beat the credit crunch is for us to sell our houses to the council and rent them back.
Sometimes, as I believe I may have observed in the past, it is difficult to know where to start.
Only in New Labour La-La Land is the thought of people having to pay thirty bob for a litre of unleaded A Good Thing.
What does a Good Thing refer to?