The Compensation of Sin is…

I heard Sam Laidlaw, Chief Executive of Centrica who own British Gas, speak on the radio about energy prices on the BBC’s “today” programme on Radio 4. He spoke well, as you would expect from someone who runs a very large company; the arts of propaganda have developed since the days of the late unlamented Dr Goebbels. I was not too interested in what Mr Laidlaw had to say until he answered the last question, which was whether Mr Laidlaw was paid too much. Continue reading