Friday, 19 June 2015

Mommie Dearest

[Unelected technocrat] Christine Lagarde, the IMF's managing director, has made a little dig at those across the negotiating table.

The only chance for the talks to resume is to restore the dialogue "with adults in the room", she said at the post-Eurogroup meeting presser.

Observers are reading that as a dig at Yanis Varoufakis, the Greek finance minister [who wouldn't even have been there, but for that silly thing called democracy, invented by those childish Greeks].
The Telegraph

It it is so frustrating being an all-powerful, jet-setting technocrat, when you little people start behaving like ungrateful children who don't understand that mummy ALWAYS knows best. Why do you deliberately defy me?
You love it, don't you? YOU LOVE TO MAKE ME HIT YOU. Yes, what we need right now is some rational adults in the room to beat some sense into the ungrateful little wretches.