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Accepting talos' polling as accurate - and I have no reason to think it's inaccurate ;-) - the majority in Greece:

  1.  Don't trust the current political leaders

  2.  Think there are other ways to solve the crisis

  3.  Want to re-negotiate The Deal

  4.  Think "deep changes" needs to happen

In my ignorance of Greek politics, I think that means it isn't going to be "years."  A year, maybe two, before things explode.

I agree the harm done in the process will be massive.

If it's any comfort, I submit the rest of the world is not that far behind you.

She believed in nothing; only her skepticism kept her from being an atheist. -- Jean-Paul Sartre

by ATinNM on Thu May 19th, 2011 at 02:38:46 PM EST
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It's only months away

"Eurozone leaders have turned a 50bn Greek solvency problem into a 1,000bn existential crisis for the European Union." David Miliband
by Kostis Papadimitriou on Thu May 19th, 2011 at 05:22:12 PM EST
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