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France is ´totally bankrupt´
Hollande shattered as minister
reveals state of economy

Daily Express [UK], by Emily Fox

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Posted By:Attercliffe, 1/29/2013 8:24:58 AM

Francois Hollande was left picking up the pieces after France was sent into a state of shock as his labour minister described the nation as "totally bankrutpt. Michel Sapin was left red-faced after revealing the potential state of the French economy and leaving the French public to question Mr Hollande´s policy. Speaking during a radio interview, he said: "There is a state but it is a totally bankrupt state. That is why we had to put a deficit reduction plan in place, and nothing should make us turn away from that objective." The comments were not intentional although they come

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Reply 1 - Posted by: tatterdemalion, 1/29/2013 8:27:10 AM     (No. 9145821)

America totally bankrupt, Obama elated!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: MattMusson, 1/29/2013 8:31:06 AM     (No. 9145838)

A man goes broke a little at a time. Then,
all at once. Ernest Hemmingway

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Reply 3 - Posted by: TrueBlueWfan, 1/29/2013 8:32:08 AM     (No. 9145840)

America will get to the same place very soon, so by all means, let´s add more illegal immigrants to the welfare state! Gotta punish those evil rich people, right?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: mickturn, 1/29/2013 8:51:19 AM     (No. 9145899)

Socialists rejoice, SUCCESS!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: The Architect, 1/29/2013 8:53:10 AM     (No. 9145905)

File this one in the "Duh" file. France has an extremely liberal social welfare state. For decades they have been giving away more than they take in. Hollandes solution is a confiscatory tax on the rich so they are forced to move their businesses out of Franch to more business friendly countries. The French riot at the thought of having all their free stuff reduced or taken away. This is not rocket science folks. This whole thing was a disaster looking for a place to happen. And guess what, Its happening here too!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Ivehadit, 1/29/2013 8:53:25 AM     (No. 9145906)

An international agenda.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Grambo, 1/29/2013 9:11:27 AM     (No. 9145982)

Once again, socialism lays waste an economy. Insanity is doing the same thing over and over, expecting a different result. Barry is insane.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Jethro bo, 1/29/2013 9:15:58 AM     (No. 9145997)

The big question is, who declares bankruptcy first? Detroit or France?

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Reply 9 - Posted by: nonsense, 1/29/2013 9:17:51 AM     (No. 9146001)

I have to hand it to the French, at least they will tell the truth about the state of the economy. Unlike this country which continues to deceive the American people.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: krause, 1/29/2013 9:27:36 AM     (No. 9146034)

Socialists are so good at economics, aren´t they?

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Reply 11 - Posted by: shamus, 1/29/2013 9:30:54 AM     (No. 9146039)

France may be bankrupt, but it has many of varieties of cheese.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Ida Lou Pino, 1/29/2013 9:30:56 AM     (No. 9146040)

More socialism - - more socialism - - much, much more socialism - - NOW!!!

Yup - - that´ll fix it.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: jimboendaatl, 1/29/2013 9:37:34 AM     (No. 9146063)

"...you always run out of other people´s money."

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Reply 14 - Posted by: provide, 1/29/2013 10:00:06 AM     (No. 9146131)

Dear Moosies,
You will have to go to another sucker EU country to burn cars and grow internal nations.

Love,
Mr. Froggie


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Reply 15 - Posted by: Udanja99, 1/29/2013 10:20:18 AM     (No. 9146189)

Thirty years ago I lived in Belgium for a couple of years and was appalled to learn that in most European countries the unemployed were given a month of paid vacation every year. Wrap your head around that. Those on the dole were paid benefits for 13 months every year. And they wonder why they are bankrupt?

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Reply 16 - Posted by: curious1, 1/29/2013 10:24:37 AM     (No. 9146203)

America is already bankrupt. You can´t have over 200 Trillion in current and future debt (per GAAP) right now and ever hope to pay it off. That´s called being bankrupt.

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