Balkanisation of Britain

Vaguely Interesting Round-up | 6 April – 13 April 2012 The opulent motorcades of African leaders are discussed in the Economist’s Baobab blog, including the King of Swaziland’s convoy of up to 20 vehicles and Uganda’s Yoweri Museveni’s silver Mercedes truck with a mobile lavatory. The value of the precious metals contained in this year’s Olympic gold medals is considered in the Economist’s Daily Chart blog. Obviously more valuable for symbolic and sentimental […]