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1 posted on 11/01/2011 4:56:54 PM PDT by blam
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'Bravo To Papandreou. He Is Peeling Back The Layers Of The Rotten Onion That Is The EMU'
2 posted on 11/01/2011 4:58:27 PM PDT by blam
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*John McLaughlin voice* Boy boy, Euro! *John McLaughlin voice*


5 posted on 11/01/2011 5:09:17 PM PDT by denydenydeny (The moment you step into a world of facts, you step into a world of limits. --Chesterton)
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I guess that the designers of the European Union forgot to account for the possibility that one or more member states might make of themselves the economic equivalent of a suicide bomber.

But they think they're really smart, which is what counts at the end of the day, right?

7 posted on 11/01/2011 5:18:10 PM PDT by Steely Tom (Obama goes on long after the thrill of Obama is gone)
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Greece is bankrupt, auction off the assets!


8 posted on 11/01/2011 5:18:25 PM PDT by Rodm
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F that, time for a military coup !


10 posted on 11/01/2011 5:26:12 PM PDT by Para-Ord.45
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P is playing Pontius Pilate. He is washing his hands of the decision. This is a tricky situation, I spent a good deal of time screen-watching today.

This European thing has taught me a lot about hedging. At least, I hope it’s taught me a lot. One can always learn more but the lessons can be painful.


11 posted on 11/01/2011 5:31:35 PM PDT by SaxxonWoods (.....The days are long but the years are short.....)
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so much as he's not willing to do whatever it takes to comply with agreements.

What is he supposed to do, shoot every Greek who wants out of the WeenieZone?

13 posted on 11/01/2011 5:41:31 PM PDT by Lurker (The avalanche has begun. The pebbles no longer have a vote.)
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If the Greek finger comes out of the dike (sp?/snicker)the whole European house of cards may crumble back to where it was when every country hated and distrusted every other country. Oh, wait...its still that way.


14 posted on 11/01/2011 5:42:54 PM PDT by Don Corleone ("Oil the gun..eat the cannoli. Take it to the Mattress.")
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Papandreau is pretty much a dictator as was his father before him and his father before him.

He has the country dependant on Gov't in a big way.

He is trying to rescue his job and engaging in demogoguery to do it.

16 posted on 11/01/2011 5:56:36 PM PDT by Siena Dreaming
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I have an idea: don’t lend money to people who won’t pay it back.


19 posted on 11/01/2011 6:57:12 PM PDT by popdonnelly (Socialism isn't going to work this time, either.)
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Beware Greeks bearing bonds.


21 posted on 11/01/2011 7:01:35 PM PDT by jwalsh07 (t)
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