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As Europe's Most Pathological Liar Departs, Questions About Europe's Band-Aid Union Reemerge
Zero Hedge ^ | 04/30/2012 20:28 -0400 | Tyler Durden

Posted on 05/01/2012 6:11:27 PM PDT by Olog-hai

We doubt many tears will be shed over the now official departure of Europe's most embarrassing political figurehead: the head of the Euro-area finance ministers, one Jean-Claude Juncker, whose presence did more documented damage to the credibility of Europe than... well, we would say virtually anyone else, but then again since everyone else in the European pantheon is a shining example of DSM IV-level sociopathology, we are kinda stuck.

But anyway: Juncker is finally gone; "he’s tired of Franco-German interference in managing the region’s debt crisis."

And while the decision was known for a while, the ultimate catalyst is rather unexpected, and exposes just how frail the entire Eurozone is: “They act as if they are the only members of the group,” Juncker said today at a podium discussion in Hamburg."

If this is coming from the man who admittedly lies for a living, we can't imagine just how bad the truth about the internal fissures within the Eurozone must be. Actually, we can. …

(Excerpt) Read more at zerohedge.com ...


TOPICS: Business/Economy; Politics; Society
KEYWORDS: europeanunion; financialcrisis; jeanclaudejuncker; liar

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