The Irish thing (like the Greek, Portuguese, etc.) was always an illusion - how did Ireland suddenly go from being one of the poorest countries in Europe to one of the richest?How indeed?
The answer is that they didn't.The British are thankful that they had not joined the euro. Yet they are facing now a £7 billion liability in any bail-out package.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel raised the spectre of the euro collapsing as she warned: “If the euro fails, then Europe fails.”
Using my deductive powers, I feel something bad going on in Europe. How would look a failed Europe? A failed America? A failed West? Pic: Dragon Chair (a Feng Shui superstition).