Anyone know where Netsmith can get hold of a quick £700,000? Adam Smith's old gaff, Panmure House [3], is up for sale...

The Budget Speech that should have been given [4] this afternoon but, sadly, was not. Further, some lines [5] that weren't in it.

If you would like to know why Wall Street is dancing with glee at the fall of Eliot Spitzer, try this [6] from Alan Reynolds. 

His old college [7] classmates [8] are more than amused as well. 

Although, to be fair, not everything [9] is so rosy on Wall Street. 

One very important thing wrong with public services in the UK. Too few people understand about diseconomies of scale [10]

And finally [11], the Scottish reaction to a British oath of allegiance.