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Is Plickert on crack?  Is he a whore for German hegemony?  Is he a crack whore for German hegemony?
by rifek on Wed Aug 29th, 2012 at 02:11:10 PM EST
He's a Hayekian economist and a Frankfurter Allgemeine staff writer.

If you are not convinced, try it on someone who has not been entirely debauched by economics. — Piero Sraffa
by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Wed Aug 29th, 2012 at 02:38:59 PM EST
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Translating Plickert: "We are winning fair and square and won't have anyone spoiling our victory parade."

"It is not necessary to have hope in order to persevere."
by ARGeezer (ARGeezer a in a circle eurotrib daught com) on Wed Aug 29th, 2012 at 07:32:49 PM EST
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Translating Plickert: "We are winning fair and square and won't have anyone spoiling our victory parade by questioning the fairness of the rules we wrote for the game."

FIFY.

- Jake

Friends come and go. Enemies accumulate.

by JakeS (JangoSierra 'at' gmail 'dot' com) on Wed Aug 29th, 2012 at 08:12:41 PM EST
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Nah.  Plickert: "We don't need no stinking rules!"  (Blithely ignoring the fact that they ARE their rules.)

"It is not necessary to have hope in order to persevere."
by ARGeezer (ARGeezer a in a circle eurotrib daught com) on Wed Aug 29th, 2012 at 11:01:17 PM EST
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