Gordon Brown has announced a "splending" pledge to help fight climate
That is a $22bn (£13.3bn) global fund to respond to the world's "climate
The new word, coined by the Guardian, is rather appropriate. Since Mr Brown hasn't stolen the money from us yet, he is going to have to get some poor fools to lend it to him, so that he can spend it ... hence "splending". They lend, he spends..