Written on 9:42:00 PM by S. Potter
While I am by no means the biggest fan of the New Labour government in my homeland (mostly due to Blair's sociopathic reign), I have to give Gordon Brown props (or at least his aids) for giving credit to Alan Turing and saying Britain, as a country, fucked up big time (sorry, I really couldn't think of another phrase that matched the intensity - I'll replace it if you suggest a good alternative).
You can read the Downing Street blog post here:
Treatment of Alan Turing was “appalling” - PM
Thanks from this particular graduate from University of the Manchester's Mathematics department who now works as a software engineer who also happens to be gay!
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