What’s wrong with EU? Egg on Egghead’s face: Egg-shaped €240mil EU office announced @ Greek crisis talks


From EUobserver.comVan Rompuy’s ‘egg’ goes down badly at EU summit:

EU Council head Herman Van Rompuy… handed round a glossy brochure to EU leaders for the €240 million building during a dinner in Brussels on Thursday (23 June) devoted to a discussion about the threat of Greek bankruptcy and on new austerity cuts.

“D’OH!” Van Rompuy: will only get to use the new office complex if he secures a second term (Photo: consilium.europa.eu)

The brochure itself for the new EU summit venue and Van Rompuy office complex is said to have cost €100,000 to print.

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