Nanny is relentless in her efforts to waste money. She never ceases in her quest to find more imaginative and innovative ways to spend our money.
This week it has been reported that Nanny has spent £32M preparing for the introduction of ID cards; in the last six months of 2005, Home office spending on ID cards went up from £25K per day to £63K per day.
That is all very well.
However, the astute amongst you may have noticed one small fly in Nanny's "oinkment"; ID cards have not been given parliamentary approval.
Nanny has no right to spend money on something that has not been approved.
As a reminder as to why ID cards are bollocks read, the Top Ten Reasons Why ID Cards Are Bollocks.