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It's clearly gone beyond that. Unquestioning obedience will not make the debt stability analysis come out positive. Unquestioning obedience has dug them into an ever-deepening hole :

austerity -> shrinking economy -> shrinking tax base -> unsustainable debt -> da capo al fine.

The name of the game now is "humiliate them until they snap".

Hence the endlessly moving goalposts.

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

by eurogreen on Wed Feb 15th, 2012 at 10:24:35 AM EST
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