If the definition of news is something rare and unusual, today is shaping up as one of the biggest days the finance pages have seen for years.

At 2pm the Reserve Bank may actually cut interest rates.

That hasn't happened since November 2016.

That represents 16 times that the nation's economists and business journalists have had to try and write headlines about the subtle wordplay of the Governor instead of real changes.


He said "may" instead of "could".

He's removed the word "likely"!

I'm not complaining about the job. My granddad was a plumber.

But it gets pretty esoteric and,