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View Diary: Icesave: Today Iceland Learns Whether It Gambled Right On Refusing A Repayment Deal With The British (177 comments)

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  •  Should other country's citizens be responsible? (2+ / 0-)
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    Sparhawk, FG

    I'm not really sure there is a "right" side in this monetary dispute.

    •  Investors gambled on making money for (3+ / 0-)

      doing no work, and they lost. If their governments decided to let their own innocents pay for it... well they, and the innocents of Iceland, clearly shouldn't be punished.

      The citizens of other countries complaint is with their own government.


      Markos! Not only are the Gates Not Crashed, they've fallen on us. Actual Representatives are what we urgently need, because we have almost none.

      by Jim P on Mon Jan 28, 2013 at 10:14:37 AM PST

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    •  It doesn't really matter if they should... (1+ / 0-)
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      Flying Goat

      ...or shouldn't be. The reality is, for the most part, they are.

      (-5.50,-6.67): Left Libertarian
      Leadership doesn't mean taking a straw poll and then just throwing up your hands. -Jyrinx

      by Sparhawk on Mon Jan 28, 2013 at 12:28:08 PM PST

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