Cable backs the good book


r David Cameron compared business secretary Vince Cable to Jeremiah, the old testament prophet who was constantly warning of impending doom, aides were quick to fight back – until Bloomberg’s Rob Hutton pointed out that the part of the scripture that everyone forgets is that Jeremiah was right. A day later and Cable took to the stage to proudly associate himself with the prophet – and said his own “book of lamentation” would warn the public against estate agents.