The G-20 summit off to a great start if you like fireworks, endless bickering, and finger-pointing. Otherwise these summits are totally useless.
When asked by a Canadian journalist "Why should North Americans risk their assets to help Europe?" EC President José Barroso replied "Frankly, we are not here to receive lessons in terms of democracy or in terms of how to handle the economy."
The Guardian has further details in Barroso blames eurozone crisis on US banks.
The opening day of the G20 summit was threatening to deteriorate into a fractious row between eurozone countries and other non-European members of...