Sunday, November 22, 2009

The "Giant Switzerland" Fallacy

"Europe has shown it would rather be a super-sized Switzerland."
Simon Hix, professor of European politics at the London School of Economics

These are both monkeys.
A gorilla is a "super-sized" monkey.

Moral: size counts 

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I think the idea is pretty clear, Why natter on? DS


oldfatherwilliam said...

Some of us attend here specifically to hear the natter. Hints and allusions are everywhere.

Kurz said...

Yes... it's clear we don't need ├╝ber-carismatic leaders like Blair.

A Belgian with experience in reaching agreements is more desirable, even if he´s un-glamurous, boring and resembles ET's older brother.