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 "Portugal, Spain, Italy, France, with Belgium either just before or just after Italy, depending on how much being white and speaking decent English counts for. And lo and behold, it happened exactly as predicted. "

But of course that is not what happened.

And if all of this is a currency thing, what about Ireland? They have a current account surplus, after all.

(And the current account deficit of Italy is quite small)

by IM on Wed Sep 7th, 2011 at 07:39:51 AM EST
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