Quote of the Day: The End of Public Television in Greece

A stark, haunting statement from Greece’s Leftwing leader Alexis Tsipras on the closure of state television in the government’s attempt to cut spending:

“What we experienced yesterday was unprecedented, not only for Greece but for all of Europe…Public television goes dark only in two circumstances: when a country is occupied by foreign forces or when there is a coup.”

Ben Cohen is the editor and founder of The Daily Banter. He lives in Washington DC where he does podcasts, teaches Martial Arts, and tries to be a good father. He would be extremely disturbed if you took him too seriously.