Category Archives: Troika

TIMEO DANAOS ET DONA FERENTES: BEWARE OF GREEKS BEARING GIFTS

Some might say, the Greeks are up to their old tricks again. The Trojan Horse this time is the entire Greek People ! The new Greek God politicians, Apollo – Tsipras and Hermes – Varoufakis, have set up the Greek … Continue reading

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HOMER’S HYMN TO THE NEW HERMES – VAROUFAKIS. Or, A HALF TRUTH IS A WHOLE LIE !

Everyone knows the trickster – it’s been the stuff of legend and myth. No longer. For the first time in a long time, the God of Thieves has come back to play tricks and bedevil the EU’s mortals. Even Homer … Continue reading

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GREECE – NEEDS TO LEARN: THE TAIL DOES NOT WAG THE DOG; or, THE NEW GREEK “ZOLA”: J’ACCUSE, J’ACCUSE, etc. !

Greek Finance Minister Varoufakis has Chutzpah. He just told the Euro Group lenders to stop wasting time and give us, Greece, what we want! It’s either crass or brass. He chastised the Euro Group lenders – imagine ! – for … Continue reading

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NEW GREEK JUDICIAL BLACKMAIL: EXPROPRIATE GERMAN PROPERTY IF GERMANY DOES NOT PAY GREECE WHAT IT WANTS !

And you thought the Godfather was Sicilian? Well, ya got it wrong. He’s Greek. In fact there are lots of them Greek Godfathers and they run the Greek government – and they all think they have made Germany (and the … Continue reading

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GREECE BLACKMAILS THE EU – IT’S NOW BITING THE HAND THAT FED IT !!

Well, it seems that the Greeks have added some new trick to their  old Trojan Horse trick. The Greeks want to be released from their solemn obligation to repay the 240 billion Euros they got the EU taxpayers to bail … Continue reading

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GREECE And MERCY FOR “ORPHANS”

YOU ALL KNOW THE ONE ABOUT THE BOY WHO MURDERED HIS PARENTS AND THE THREW HIMSELF ON THE MERCY OF THE COURT, BECAUSE HE WAS AN ORPHAN. WELL, DID YOU KNOW THAT IT WAS ORIGINALLY A GREEK MYTH AND THEN … Continue reading

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EU COMMISSIONER JUNCKER TO GREECE: NO WORRIES – YOU CAN WIPE OUT YOUR DEFICITS – WITH OTHER COUNTRIES TAX MONEY – JUST BECOME A TAX HAVEN !

NEWS FLASH ! The Greek Crisis is over. EU Commissioner Juncker advises that lad, Tsipras, to take the Luxembourg “cure” and make Greece solvent and rich again. If the Greeks take the advice, then the EU comes through again – … Continue reading

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