Furlough billions? Just a giant payday loan in YOUR name – Peter Hitchens, The Mail on Sunday

It remains true that deaths from Covid-19 peaked in this country on April 8, well before the shutdown could have taken effect.

Nobody has ever seen so much wild spending of non-existent money before in peacetime. Some idiots nowadays think you can do this without consequences. In wartime it was disastrous. This kind of debt really hurts.