The Bloomberg site wishes us to believe that false Italian data which the economists didn’t notice for Q2 2013 (and of which several more still seem to be ignorant) means that the new figures still don’t put Draghizone into recession.

It’s hard to find anyone in banking, business or on the ground in Europe at the moment who believe that bollocks, and so it earns the Bloomers today’s prestigious Slog prize for Drivel of the Day.

Full details at Home Page, right hand column.

Earlier at The Slog: Jeremy Hunt nets £17m for “no longer being associated with Hotcourses”