'The wisdom of crowds and the folly of lawyers'
by Martin Belam, 13 October 2009
I wonder if at The Guardian we still have time to re-print tomorrow's fairytale giveaway?
After today's #Trafigura #CarterRuck gagging debacle, maybe we should add the story of the plucky villagers who just wouldn't let the king's courtiers silence the town crier.
Or perhaps we could simply change the name of the next booklet in the series to 'The wisdom of crowds and the folly of lawyers'?
As the young folks say: