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    When my sister and brother-in-law asked a cab driver in Portugal, just two weeks ago, what he thought of the economy, he casually answered: "What Hitler started, Merkel will complete."...
  • Greece v. Germany: Monty Python Sketch Offers Crisis Insight

    The economic crisis that threatens Greece and the European Union is the subject of great disagreement amongst experts and diplomats, but a Monty Python comedy sketch produced in 1974 might...