"Starting tomorrow I will be clean and abide by the rules, but I need the bottle...

|By:, SA News Editor

"Starting tomorrow I will be clean and abide by the rules, but I need the bottle tonight," says the ECB's (and Bundesbank's) Jens Weidmann, dismissing for the nth time calls for the ECB to paper the continent in euros. "I think it's astonishing that one can win confidence by breaking the rules." Our current and past Treasury and Fed chiefs would beg to differ.