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Belgians are hard working and Protestant,

Wait until the bankers discover that the Belgians are (nominally) Catholic and their debt collapses....

by gk (gk (gk quattro due due sette @gmail.com)) on Thu Feb 11th, 2010 at 09:04:58 AM EST
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Huh. I never get these things right. I thought France was largely Protestant until recently for some reason.

I should just have said "hard working and white".

by Colman (colman at eurotrib.com) on Thu Feb 11th, 2010 at 09:08:55 AM EST
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I sure hope you haven't made that mistake in Ireland...
by gk (gk (gk quattro due due sette @gmail.com)) on Thu Feb 11th, 2010 at 09:10:18 AM EST
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will be blamed on the profligate French speaking part, which absorbs heavy social transfers from the hard-working Flemish part.

There, we're back in the narrative.

In the long run, we're all dead. John Maynard Keynes

by Jerome a Paris (etg@eurotrib.com) on Thu Feb 11th, 2010 at 09:39:41 AM EST
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