Nice or nasty, either way the economic future doesn't look great.
It's certainly the end of the eurozone as we know it.
The Chancellor's economic strategy under increased pressure .
An economic study finds that the UK's debt burden has reached the point where it is damaging to grow
The credit rating agency Moody's has downgraded Japan's debt from Aa2 to Aa3.
And our elected politicians should call the bankers' bluff.