It’s also hard to feel badly for a nation of people who have chosen to pursue this ruinous political path—people who cast 52% of their votes for communists or neo-Nazis, and who have proven completely unable to take any responsibility for what has transpired.We're no different.
Greece will probably respond to the failure of extreme-left Syriza by electing even more extreme politicians. It seems likely that they will choose a strongman to “get things done.” I think people fail to understand how totalitarianism can happen in the 21st century. Think of this as a YouTube tutorial video on the subject.
Who voted for Comrade abu-Twinkletoes twicet in a row?
"'It Could Never Happen Here' - America Is Not Greece." Jared Dillian, The 19th Man, 7/2/15.
H/t: Zero Hedge.