Davis waves away at the crown

There are at least four big obstacles to any plan to crown him leader. And there’s no sign that he has endorsed it, anyway.

Shakespeare, capitalist

Entrepreneur, trader and, ahem, tax evader, the greatest Englishman who ever lived was both hack and genius.

The Crabb and the Octopus

If yesterday’s accommodation had been reached last week, Duncan Smith wouldn’t have felt the need to resign in the first place.