Quote of the day, apologist for Schroeder version
A "news analysis" in today's IHT provides this example of left-leaning rationalization:
To be sure, Schröder's tenure coincided with a worsening of Germany's economic health - in large part a consequence of German reunification, and thus a legacy of Kohl.The guy has had seven years to improve things in Germany. Seven years, and the economic situation has only gotten worse. Yet the author blames former Chancellor Kohl.