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Maybe If The Olympics Hadn't Monopolized All The Tail In Town, Someone Would've Had Nicer Things To Say About It

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“The Olympics are an economic failure as London is totally empty: hotels, restaurants, streets,” Nouriel Roubini tweeted. “It turns out London is totally empty. A zombie city...The West End – usually packed on any Saturday night – was an empty waste land last night: barely a soul to be found in theatres, bars, etc,” he said on Twitter.  [CNBC]


Flailing Eurozone Countries Agreeing To Two Years Of Austerity Makes About As Much Sense To Nouriel Roubini As Him Agreeing To Go Two Years Without Getting Laid-- Which Is To Say, NONE

Hand to god, he'd sooner die. The Germans say, "you lost your virginity. Now you sign a contract; you say, 'I'm a boring virgin.' Be abstinent for the next two years. Show me your soul and two years from now, we're going to get married. But today, I commit to marriage today? Forget it." Roubini: Germany to eurozone--you lost your virginity, can't commit to marriage today [BloombergTV]