With the EU now being called, in derogatory terms a “liability union”, “it is not clear” how Merkel can convince her troops to approve her rescue programme. Every additional million that flows to Athens destroys the credibility of her centre party.
In the meantime, more and more people within the governing parties have been talking about holding a referendum in Germany on the European Union. Rainer Brüderle, the floor leader of the business-friendly Free Democrats, Merkel’s junior coalition partner, said on Friday that there could come a point “when a referendum on Europe becomes necessary.”
EU Referendum, Zero Hedge
How much more damage could she possibly wreak..
Since the premiers’ meeting, the Premier’s only relatively prominent public appearance was on the religious TV talk show 100 Huntley Street, on which Ms. Clark, a devout Anglican, professed faith in the Bible to see her through tough times.
With luck she’s cloistered herself in some nunnery or other to seek guidance on her pipeline blasphemy...
We are unsure what exactly in what a “devout Anglican” (Episcopalian for our American friends) believes these days…but it would be unsurprising to find Christy sharing the pew with the odd transgendered worshiper these days.
Plenty of empty seats in the Anglican Church these days
Let us pray…for a leadership review
Globe and Mail
An Afghan police officer shot and killed three U.S. Marines after sharing a meal with them before dawn Friday and then fled into the desolate darkness of southern Afghanistan, the third attack on coalition forces by their Afghan counterparts in a week.
In the evening, the President will host an Iftar dinner celebrating Ramadan in the State Dining Room. This will be the fourth Iftar that President Obama has hosted, continuing the tradition of hosting Iftars that began annually under President Clinton and was continued by President George W. Bush. The invited guests include elected officials, religious and grassroots leaders in the Muslim American community, and leaders of diverse faiths and members of the diplomatic corps.
Barack H. Obama – peace be with him.…
Good thing they outlawed bullets too…
More evidence that we need more gun control … err
According to statistics on the D.C. Police website, robberies involving a gun are up 19 percent when compared with the same time last year, and robberies without a gun are up three percent.
Fox News DC