"The president of the European Commission claimed last night that some senior
Labour politicians believed that Britain would be financially better off had it joined the euro. José Manuel Barroso, said that the UK was "closer than ever before'' to entering the single currency, and that "people who matter in Britain are currently thinking about it''. "The crisis has emphasised the importance of the euro, and that undoubtedly has also been the case in the United Kingdom,'' Mr Barroso told French radio"
Did he now. Well dammit the "people who matter, unless it had escaoped you attention you jumeped up Portugoose tecchno/autocrat, are the British people,. Not a bunch of eluite avatars who go by the collective name of the 'political class'.
Go on then, ask the people who really matter, that's right the Brityish people, and see what answer you get then.
Oligarchs don't just exist in Russia it seems.