Time to Say Danke
"Throughout the euro-zone crisis, it has become conventional wisdom to regard the Germans as narrow-minded, ungenerous and dogmatically wedded to prescriptions of austerity to treat Europe's problems. Those criticisms are vastly overstated. Consider that Germany is being asked to take its taxpayers' money--in a democracy--and use it to bail out a country like Greece, which is guilty of mismanagement, poor competitiveness and financial fraud. And it has said yes! In return for this, Germans are being called Nazis in Greek newspapers."
Time Magazin - 28. Mai 2012
Für manchen schon recht erstaunlich, wie sehr man sich mittlerweile in den USA-Medien ueber die Grosszuegigkeit der deutschen Politik gegenueber Griechenland wundert.