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     Jun 20, 2012


THE ROVING EYE
Austerity not a Greek goal
By Pepe Escobar

Talk about a dream rematch. This Friday, Monty Python's epic Germany vs Greece philosophy football spectacular will be replayed, live, at Euro 2012. There won't be "Plato in goal" and "Aristoteles as sweeper", or "Nietzsche accusing [referee] Confucius of having no free will" - but one can savor the global impact in case a bunch of footballing Spartans forces the sleek "Onshela" Merkel's team to exit the euro.

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