How much of Alexis Tsipras’s tactics in the past five months have been driven by incompetence and how much by conspiracy? It’s a question even the historians may never fully resolve.

The Greek Prime Minister said in a televised statement that those accusing him of having a deliberate plan to take Greece out of the eurozone were telling lies. But what is certain is that if Mr. Tsipras had set out in January to take Greece out of the eurozone, it is very hard to think of anything he would have done differently.

Was Grexit Always the Plan for Greece’s Alexis Tsipras? - WSJ