This much used phrase (by those of us who are over 40) was the title of a book published by American author W.B. Pitkin in 1932. Unfortunately, the phrase seems to have outlived its author as although there are plentiful references to the expression, the world wide web failed to reveal any information about the man himself.
British Parliament asks Amazon to clarify why it pays $9 million in income tax on $23 billion of UK sales.(May 20 2013) Amazon will be called back to give further evidence to members of the British Parliament "to clarify how its activities in the U.K. justify its low corporate...