Nouriel Roubini Roots Around in ‘Sexy Metaphors’ Section of His Moleskine, Finds One to Describe Today’s Euro News

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Nouriel Roubini, co-founder and chairman of Roubini Global Economics LLC, pauses during a television interview at the Ambrosetti Workshop in Cernobbio, near Como, Italy, on Friday, March 30, 2012.
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"The Germans say, you lost your virginity. Now you sign a contract; you say, 'I'm a born-again 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."—Economist and noted lady-killer Nouriel Roubini, describing Germany's attitude toward bailing out other eurozone countries on Bloomberg TV this morning, according to Business Insider.