We didn't. We're not going to. Our institutions are soft.
A wasted opportunity but then that's how I feel about New Labour - a decade of disappointment.
To summarise the noughties, you'd have to say "nought for the environment, nought for social mobility and lots of noughts for bankers".
On a positive note, Doctor Who was utterly brilliant.
[Update - Nov '12 - Mervyn is still in power but will apparently be leaving in 2013. Depressing how things turned out. Some typo's and tidy ups needed in this post ... cleaned up]