Monthly Archives: August 2014

When is a bribe not a bribe? When it’s in plain sight and called something else

I had a friendly disagreement earlier this week with fellow archivist @byekitty over Bernie Ecclestone. I made the not very original point that he has, essentially, paid a bribe to have the charge of bribery dropped without a trial. Kat responded by, quite reasonably, arguing that it’s not a bribe because what he’s done is a formal, recognised […]