Greece on Townhall

Mona Charen - Tue Dec 4

The incomparable Walter Russell Mead, writing in the American Interest, offered a glimpse into the coming dystopia: "Things are getting worse in San Bernardino. The city filed for bankruptcy earlier this year, but its financial situation has continued to deteriorate. And now with what promises to be a heated court battle over payments to the state pension fund in the offing, further cuts are likely. ... more

Mike Shedlock - Fri Nov 16

This is not only good news, it's excellent news. Half the EU budget is dedicated to a preposterous system of crop supports as noted in my post Common Agricultural Idiocy. ... more

Mallory Carr - Thu Nov 8

Mike Shedlock - Wed Oct 17

Anders Borg, Sweden's finance minister, has warned it is 'probable' that Greece will leave the common currency. ... more

Athens, Greece - Thu Sep 27

An example of what happens when governments' goal is to increase the dependent class. ... more

Reuters News - Wed Sep 19

Lurita Doan - Wed Sep 5

Four years ago, Barack Obama chose to use ten, grandiose, Greek columns as the backdrop for his speech at the 2008 Democratic National Convention in Denver. The staging was a rather clumsy effort to substitute showmanship and theatre to help disguise Mr. Obama’s hostility towards American enterprise. ... more

Thomas Sowell - Wed Aug 29

For those of us who like to believe that human beings are rational, trying to explain what happens in politics can be a real challenge. ... more