May 31, 2012

Ireland Weighs Ride in EU Jalopy

The Guardian, The Guardian

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Right up there with the Yugo, Zaporozhets and Moskvitch, the EU's fiscal pact must rank as one of the worst vehicles on the road. It's lethal not only for its occupants but other road users, it's got an oil leak and probably no brakes. Would you hitch a ride in one, if it lurched to a halt in front of you? That's the choice facing Irish voters in a referendum today.

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