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Re: Greek referendum - NO wins

Of course, you can do that.
But only so many times before everybody else says "Whatever!" and minds their own business.
Good luck finding somebody buying your bonds and bailing out your banks.
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Old 20.08.2015, 21:40
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Of course, you can do that.
But only so many times before everybody else says "Whatever!" and minds their own business.
Good luck finding somebody buying your bonds and bailing out your banks.
3 and counting...
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Old 20.08.2015, 21:53
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Of course, you can do that.
But only so many times before everybody else says "Whatever!" and minds their own business.
Good luck finding somebody buying your bonds and bailing out your banks.
I should think the EU/IMF are already liable to do that, if the new government tries to changes things again.
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Old 20.08.2015, 21:58
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Re: Greek referendum - NO wins

Well I was right on the fresh elections before Christmas bit. Let's get ready for the Golden Dawn. They'll never forgive Tsipras for that referendum betrayal.

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Old 20.08.2015, 22:57
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3 and counting...
Yeah. But this is the last time.
Really.
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Old 20.08.2015, 23:10
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Re: Greek referendum - NO wins

Good thorough report,

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-34007859
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Old 21.08.2015, 12:21
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Re: Greek referendum - NO wins

Here we go again. The rebels have formed another party, making them the third largest in Parliament.

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-34014083
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Old 21.08.2015, 12:27
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Well I was right on the fresh elections before Christmas bit. Let's get ready for the Golden Dawn. They'll never forgive Tsipras for that referendum betrayal.

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From the last I heard Golden Dawn are not as popular as they once were. Tsipiras has eclipsed them as the ultimate badass of the political arena.

But that's not saying things can't swing back.
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Old 21.08.2015, 12:35
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Re: Greek referendum - NO wins

I do have a lot of respect for Alexis Tsipras, he's taken a huge amount on his relatively young shoulders whilst being constantly damned and sniped at by his own party. Even his own ex Finance minister (Varoufakis) has taken pot shots, whilst he did nothing to help the situation other than grandstanding around Europe espousing his own blend of Marxist academic clap trap.
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Re: Greek referendum - NO wins

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I do have a lot of respect for Alexis Tsipras, he's taken a huge amount on his relatively young shoulders whilst being constantly damned and sniped at by his own party. Even his own ex Finance minister (Varoufakis) has taken pot shots, whilst he did nothing to help the situation other than grandstanding around Europe espousing his own blend of Marxist academic clap trap.
Do you also respect him for calling a referendum that he hoped to lose because he wanted to save himself the embarrassment of admitting he had been wrong?

He's a political corpse and he will only win these elections because right now nobody else is ready for them.
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Old 25.08.2015, 20:30
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Re: Greek referendum - NO wins

Germany won't send back to Greece Syrian asylum seekers any more.
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Old 20.09.2015, 21:08
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Re: Greek referendum - NO wins

Tsipras won the elections, Greece is saved!!

PS. See you in a few months discussing Greece again.
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Re: Greek referendum - NO wins

Bipolar country.
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