Nationwide's predictions for housing market in 2008. Whoops.
God bless the kids with nothing better to do than rummage through old videos of news bulletins and slap captions from today's news all over them. Especially when they highlight the ludicrous predictions of a national banking institution. Northern Rock had already gone bust and everyone's spidey-sense was already tingling, yet at the end of 2007, Nationwide did their bit to inject confidence into the flagging housing market. "Wide of the mark" doesn't quite cover it: