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I think we need a right-wing government. Righteous indignation is a good stimulus.

As for pessimism : Albanians or Iraqis might reasonably assume that things can only get better (and they may well be wrong of course). But it's hard to argue with the current French mood that this is as good as it gets, and it's slipping away.


It is rightly acknowledged that people of faith have no monopoly of virtue - Queen Elizabeth II

by eurogreen on Fri Dec 27th, 2013 at 07:54:07 AM EST
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I think we need a right-wing government.

As opposed to the one we've got?

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by afew (afew(a in a circle)eurotrib_dot_com) on Fri Dec 27th, 2013 at 08:02:51 AM EST
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Older Spanish generations had this joke: Contra Franco vivíamos mejor

A society committed to the notion that government is always bad will have bad government. And it doesn't have to be that way. — Paul Krugman
by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Fri Dec 27th, 2013 at 08:14:34 AM EST
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