Oct. 15 (Bloomberg) -- Luxembourg Finance Minister Jean-Claude Juncker told German newspaper Rheinischer Merkur the U.K. will consider adopting the euro once the credit crisis abates. "The British prime minister had to beg to be let into the room in which the euro group was meeting," Juncker told the newspaper in an interview published today. "I'm sure that when the storm is over, the British will think about whether they shouldn't become an equal in all decision-making bodies."
This may be wishful thinking on the part of the hideous Junker, who is a loathesome little federalist. However, one never knows: perhaps Gordon is considering it?
After all, after the fiasco engendered by the last eleven years of his stewardship, he must be running out of ways to fuck our economy: joining the Euro would ram the last nail into the coffin of the British economy.
And, of course, it would spell the end for the last vestiges of our autonomy...