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Or, they can use the greatest Greek weapon they ave, and it's quite an effective weapon that the Greeks have perfected. Use their lazy sunny dispositions, acumen for dysfunction and ineptitude, to implement the austerity measures in a fashion that creates an even bigger black hole and sops that next tranche of funds instantly. It would give pause to the Europeans who meet in the next two months to determine the way forward.

(In case this isn't obvious, part of my post was snark, but I do think it's time that Greece stopped implementing the measures they agreed upon).

by Upstate NY on Wed Jun 29th, 2011 at 02:47:40 PM EST
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Of course, they might take a clue from Organized Turtles.


NEW YORK -- About 150 turtles crawled onto the tarmac at New York's Kennedy airport Wednesday in search of beaches to lay their eggs, delaying dozens of flights, aviation authorities said.

The slow-motion stampede began about 6:45 a.m., and within three hours there were so many turtles on Runway 4L and nearby taxiways that controllers were forced to move departing flights to another runway.

"We ceded to Mother Nature," said Ron Marsico, a spokesman for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, which owns the airport.

We're hoping for more serious but creative actions. A vested suicide bomber with huge explosives at the Parthenon (which turn out to be...)

"Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage." - Anas Nin

by Crazy Horse on Wed Jun 29th, 2011 at 03:23:24 PM EST
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A vested suicide bomber with huge explosives at the Parthenon (which turn out to be...)

... a really good way to get your activist killed.

Dumbasses who show off pretend-weapons around trigger-happy security gorillas tend to get real dead, real quick. And in that particular case, I can't say I blame the trigger-happy security gorillas.

- Jake

Friends come and go. Enemies accumulate.

by JakeS (JangoSierra 'at' gmail 'dot' com) on Wed Jun 29th, 2011 at 05:47:52 PM EST
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