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Yes, maybe. I think it is wiser not to rely on Bild doing it, though. That's why I pointed out that metaphors have different meanings in different cultures, right?
by Katrin on Sat Feb 18th, 2012 at 05:48:34 PM EST
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With Merkel's popularity at a high, I think this is all hopeless.

tens of millions of people stand to see their lives ruined because the bureaucrats at the ECB don't understand introductory economics -- Dean Baker
by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Sat Feb 18th, 2012 at 05:56:29 PM EST
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I am not using the word "hopeless" so quickly. But it is awful.
by Katrin on Sat Feb 18th, 2012 at 06:00:23 PM EST
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As it was in the USA when G W Bush had high ratings after invading Iraq.

"It is not necessary to have hope in order to persevere."
by ARGeezer (ARGeezer a in a circle eurotrib daught com) on Sat Feb 18th, 2012 at 07:58:59 PM EST
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Good comparison.
by Katrin on Sun Feb 19th, 2012 at 03:30:58 AM EST
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