Posted by Ivan Rendall on Saturday, 6 July 2015 in Blogging
Tennis: 1 Brit beats 1 Italian
Football: 11 Brits beat 11 Germans
Formula 1: 1 Brit beats 2 Germans (to the podium)
Politics: 11m Greeks beat 65m Germans
Economics: a couple of hundred assorted Europeans will pretend to beat 6m Greeks
Nationalism: 6.5m Greeks will now pretend to 4.5m Greeks that things can only get better
Personal animosity: a few dozen Europeans will make sure things get worse.