When I'm depressed, I have only to think of Greek Prime Minister Costas Simitis and his "data" about how Greece is high up on growth and development in the European Union. Every time the government comes out with asinine comments like, "Greece tops the list of lowest car prices in the EU," I can only wonder if the government believes Greeks are ignorant. Perhaps car prices are the lowest across the EU, but why doesn't Simitis ever disclose the average wage of Greek workers? I'm not going to beca...

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