I am a little busy at the moment to find time to write much. Instead here are links to recent articles that I found very interesting.
The first is a good clear (long article) on who and what is Syriza, the party that recently emerged as a major force in Greek politics.
The second article is aptly called Ground zero exploring the scenario of a Greek exit from the Euro. That article is not hugely optimistic.
The last article is written by Arianna Huffington for the NY Times: A Greek tragedy. I guess the title says it all.
…and a few days later, another good NY Times article titled Apocalypse Fairly Soon