Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Sentences that drip with irony

Swedish Finance Minister Anders Borg joined a string of European officials on Tuesday in saying that a successor to Strauss-Kahn should come from Europe because of the IMF's deep involvement in the euro zone debt crisis. (Reuters)
When was the last non-European in charge of the IMF? Never. And when has the IMF told developing countries to get their financial houses in order? Often.


Anonymous Small Business Resources said...

It doesn't matter. The US/EUR elite will just merge with the Chinese elite - there's enough room in the club for anyone who has the resources and connections. Our masters are a multi-racial bunch. The US/EUR public may not like the idea of Chinese dominance, but it makes no difference to the economic powers-that-be. It's all the same club at that level.

11:10 AM  

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