Those nasty Germans are at it again. ‘I told you so’, is exactly what your cliché infested minds begin to generate, and the media, those trusted professionals, waste no time in feeding that lecherous beast: German satirist Jan Böhmermann’s ‘Schmähgedicht’ (defamatory poem) from his Neo Royale television show. Yes, Jan did indeed ‘perform’ such a … Continue reading
Hitler was an Austrian painter whose affinity for Strauss and Wagner became the harbinger of career change inspired him to relocate to München Germany and there spent 20 years maniacally perfecting his crescendo until he was finally in 1939 able to conceive and launch his own show an extensive tour of all major European cities.
Every day a new insult; today, Mr Varoufakis, former Greece Finance Minister, describes creditor demands as a new ‘Versailles Treaty’. That treaty was about ‘settling scores’, Mr Varoufakis, it wasn’t about settling debts while needing new credit with no security but your word, which we know means nothing, after all, Greeks said no, didn’t they! … Continue reading
It’s the misunderstanding of the century: Greek leader Alexis Tsipras strongly believed that political capital is the same as financial capital. The Prime-minister wasted no time in demanding a new bailout from Euro partners after the results of Sunday’s referendum, which yielded a ‘no vote’ over 60%, certainly a rich, impressive vein of capital! Indeed.” … Continue reading