Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Overheard in the Office...

Somebody or another on NPR recently casually used a throwaway line about how the Greek bailout deal negotiations were putting... I believe the phrase was "unprecedented strains" or something close ...on relations between the countries. I nearly drove into a ditch at the mind-boggling ahistoricity of such a statement.  
"Ve are chust here to see ze tourist sights, ja."