That is because everybody works for the government. A bit of an exaggeration but not much.
This is exactly right. The Euro has subsidized Germany's economy by making their exports as cheap as every other EU nation. This has been very detrimental
No, but it hauls everything the world needs. They have the largest merchant marine in the world, but getting those guys to pay taxes has been a little
I read on a wire story earlier that Greece goods are almost entirely imported, so your olives and pepperoncinis comment is not too far off. It's greatest
If you want to get real technical, it's just the Greece sucks. It produces almost nothing the world really needs. Olives? Pepperoncinis, maybe?
I'm trying to figure out whether or not you are joking. The USPS isn't the only game in town for the transfer of goods and information. E-mail, anyone?