The British disease
is the arrogance of bosses who behave as if they're masters of the universe and that ordinary mortals shouldn't complain.
He lambasted licensees behind alcohol promotions which offered cut-price drinks on Halloween with some as low as 10p and appealed to "people generally" to avoid the British disease
of binge drinking.
IS the British disease
striking our economy once again?
"To cure the British disease
with socialism was like trying to cure leukemia with leeches." -- Book,
In thinking about these prospects, it is important to understand the nature of the British disease
. It was not simply that America and Germany grew faster than Britain after 1870.
Places like HP Sauce and Alstom have suffered from the British disease
If lauding the performance of a loser seems like a classic case of the British disease
regularly pointed to as the root of the nation's sporting failures, then it is a tradition worth clinging to.
Is it part of the British disease
of never being properly prepared for anything?
Finally, yes I acknowledge the British disease
known as booze culture encompasses all racing, and I have been to enough evening meetings to witness it first-hand, but watching the floodlight racing from Kempton merely confirmed that the enticement is not the racing, but a night out.
The hooliganism element of soccer became known on the Continent as the British disease
. Families stayed away from matches not only because of the violence but also because of the disgusting nature of the chanting.
You have added further proof of the British disease
of shooting down our heroes at the very moment when they need help, support and encouragement.
For students of the British disease
, it is also a sorry commentary on the British tendency to fail to achieve policy objectives because of over-complication and over-centralisation.
The British disease
means small shareholders can do virtually nothing about this pay award because voting on it is dominated by big institutional shareholders - the same sort of people who used to moan about the union block vote.
Gone are the days when we could blame the British disease
on an underclass of brainless thugs.
And he accused them of suffering from the British disease
- "we've had a half, so we will give them a half".