$2 to the pound? Bloody ridiculous. Good job I decided a couple of years back to hang onto dollars, on the basis that, y’know, it couldn’t get any worse, could it?
In other news, we’re now the proud owners of a new studio computer – a Macpro, which I’ve named Remington as he appears to be constructed entirely out of steel. So, here’s Jorge Luis Borges to say a few well-chosen words in honour of Remington:
“This was the first time Remington rifles were used in the Argentine, and it tickles my fancy to think that the firm that shaves me every morning bears the same name as the one that killed my grandfather.”