If they're going to lie to us about knife crime statistics, can we believe anything else they tell us?
No would seem to be an appropriate answer to that question.
Even if they weren't lying in this specific case the actual statistics they collect aren't worth very much anyway.
L'affaire Madoff will bring calls for hedge funds to be regulated. Thus it is important to point out that Madoff wasn't in fact running a hedge fund.
There are of course others out there just waiting to get caught. Due diligence folks, it's all about due diligence.
While in theory it's possible (when all human wants are satisfied) to have overcapacity in all industries, we're most certainly not there yet.
And finally, uncovering the real British journalist.