Bank bail out falters

Funny story written by Dr Will C U Now

Wednesday, 8 October 2008

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Forgotten PIN threatens bank bail out.

Alastair Darling was left red faced today when the proposed bank bail out was postponed.

The chancellor was poised to transfer £100 billion into the banking system when he suddenly realised he had forgotten his ATM pin number.

"I'm sure it is my wife's birthday," said a red faced chancellor, "I'll have to wait a few days to get a new one sent to me."

Mrs Darling said, "My birthday indeed! He always forgets it."

A spokesman for Mr Darlings bank said "This is not uncommon. He still has access to his internet account though so the bail out should still go ahead."

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