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Warren Buffet, French Billionaires, & Sinn Féin all agree… wait… what?


Yahoo! Finance: Daily Ticker – Buffett Blasts Low Taxes On Billionaires, Says Congress Must Stop Coddling Them: The most respected investor and capitalist on the planet, Warren Buffett, took to the pages of the New York Times this morning to … Continue reading

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“Karl Marx had it right” – Nouriel Roubini


Via Indymedia.ie. Roy Batty notes this interview in wheresmyfuckingmoney.com [!] – Zombie Housing, Zombie Banks, Zombie Governments: Economy Cassandra Says Marx was Right. Fortune Magazine: “In 2005 Roubini said home prices were riding a speculative wave that would soon sink … Continue reading

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“… few believe [IMF/ECB] program will lead Irish economy out of three year recession… Much more burden sharing, more radical EU measures needed…” (Wall Street Journal)


Via Irish Central; Eamon Quin writes in Wall Street Journal‘s The Source – More Radical Measures Needed to Solve Irish Crisis: Surely this makes the Wall Street Journal… economically illiterate? Ireland is still facing an economic and debt crisis of … Continue reading

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The Two Great Euro Gambles That Failed: Wall Street Journal


Via the National Platform for EU Research & Information Centre, Mats Persson writes @ The Wall Street Journal – The Price of the Euro in Finland; The single currency is exacting ever-higher political and economic costs: When European Union leaders … Continue reading

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The Case for an Irish Default: Wall Street Journal – “All roads to solvency lead through debt restructuring”


Via Irish Central; Richard Portes @ The Wall Street Journal (you know, those leftie economically illiterate types unlike Leo Varadkar or Ivan Yates) – The Case for an Irish Default: Ireland’s public debt is clearly unsustainable… The projections contained in … Continue reading

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Wall Street Journal: EU is “Beating Up the Irish”


Via Irish Central, a Wall Street Journal main editorial – Beating Up the Irish: You might think that Berlin, Paris and Brussels—all lenders to Dublin—would want to maximize the chances that they’ll be paid back by encouraging helpful economic policies. … Continue reading

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“In-con-ceiv-able!” – Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, Gurdiev, Kazakhstan, side with Martin Ferris (Leo Varadkar versus the World – 11)


While Fine Gaelers like “Lord” Varadkar, “High” Noonan and “Where’s” Kenny (along with their fellow travellers in Fianna Fáil like “MyHome.ie” Martin) are publicly sneering about the impossibility of debt-bondage restructuring championed by Sinn Féin, maybe one of these high-and-mighty … Continue reading

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