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"Who controls the food supply controls the people; who controls the energy can control whole continents; who controls money can control the world" - Henry Kissinger

and yet...

"Sooner or later everyone sits down to a banquet of consequences" – Robert Louis Stevenson

A Greek Tragedy - Alexis and Wolfgang pretend to be in love

In response to an FT article by Stefan Wagstyl on 16th July 2015, entitled 'Germany’s Wolfgang Schäuble puts Grexit back on the agenda'

http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/4bb34e4e-2bcf-11e5-8613-e7aedbb7bdb7.html#ixzz3g5WlD0Sa

An open air theatre, somewhere in Europe:

Alexis: I hate this deal...but I have to pretend I'm prepared to make it work...I hope they'll take the hint and force me out

Wolfgang: I hate this deal...but I have to pretend I'm prepared to make it work...I hope they'll take the hint and ask to leave

A 5 year old in the crowd, puzzled at the sight of Alexis and Wolfgang prancing around in the nude:  Mummy, why are those two men naked? Are they getting married?

Mummy: No darling they want to get divorced, but it's difficult for them

5 Year old: Why is it difficult mummy?

Mummy: Neither of them want the crowd to think it's their fault

5 Year old: Tell them to get divorced mummy...I'm bored with this...can we have an ice cream now?

The Fed will eventually get their audit - it'll be carried out by the bond market

Dr Yellen spins another line to keep the market in tow