Philip Hammond has never peed on a fly. That was my conclusion after watching the Chancellor’s Budget on Wednesday.
Had he done so Spreadsheet Phil would surely not have hiked tax on the self-employed.
You may be wondering what on earth the financial state of the nation has to do with taking a leak on an insect. It’s about nudging people to behave in a certain way.
It began with a fly painted onto the porcelain in the Gents at Amsterdam International Airport. Spillage reduced 80 per cent because blokes had something to aim at. As a result, cleaning