As a G8 summit looms in Lough Erne, Ireland, it's beginning to look like the event could be a bad omen.
Only G8 summit venue in history to be auctioned off out of bankruptcy days before the summit? twitter.com/faisalislam/st…— Faisal Islam (@faisalislam) June 13, 2013
Turns out the 2013 venue isn't the only one that's seen this happen, see Canada:
In fact, just try not to be involved in hosting any kind of economic summit:
At least this year's venue doesn't need to worry about the protests we've seen so far. The Irish operator is a safe distance away from the arrests in London.
Then again, maybe the cause isn't that mysterious after all:
@faisalislam I think it's just really that big hotels are always going bust.— Dan Davies (@dsquareddigest) June 13, 2013