Timmy elsewhereAugust 6, 2013 Tim WorstallTimmy Elsewhere3 CommentsAt the ASI. Isn\’t it great that the supermarkets are killing off the independent petrol stations? previousBezos and the WaPonextThis make the morning train ride more interesting 3 thoughts on “Timmy elsewhere” Mr Ecks August 6, 2013 at 9:35 am Choice being reduced is not, generally, a good thing for the consumer. If it were a true free market, minus regs and local/national polit thieving then it would be an evolution of sorts and no more to be said. But it isn’t–who knows if the local stations would be having the same problems in a truly free market?. As it is Tim, you are indulging one of your few vices here, that of endorsing the results of milk-and-water fascism as if those results had been brought about by the market alone. cjcjc August 6, 2013 at 11:43 am What is “milk-and-water fascism”? Ian Bennett August 6, 2013 at 12:10 pm Choice being reduced is not, generally, a good thing for the consumer. Depends largely on the sort of choice. Personally, I’d rather choose between two cheap supermarkets than between fifteen expensive independents. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.