H/t reader squodgy:
“This is too good to miss….classic sitcom material, IMF sounds like Sheldon Cooper…..”
– IMF said to call Greece most unhelpful client in its history (Chicago Tribune/Bloomberg, March 18, 2015):
ATHENS — International Monetary Fund officials told their euro-area colleagues that Greece is the most unhelpful country the organization has dealt with in its 70-year history, according to two people familiar with the talks.
In a short and bad-tempered conference call on Tuesday, officials from the IMF, the European Central Bank and the European Commission complained that Greek officials aren’t adhering to a bailout extension deal reached in February or cooperating with creditors, said the people, who asked not to be identified because the call was private. Continue reading »