Friday, March 06, 2009

Airhead: Tongue-tied Clinton gets warm EU welcome | International | Reuters

'I have never understood multiparty democracy.

'It is hard enough with two parties to come to any resolution, and I say this very respectfully, because I feel the same way about our own democracy, which has been around a lot longer than European democracy.'

The remark provoked much headshaking in the parliament of a bloc that likes to trace back its democratic tradition thousands of years to the days of classical Greece.

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