Doris Lessing and Albert Einstein aren’t the only members of the Krugman household with claws

Based on a second-hand rumor that a big hedge fund’s position is getting liquidated because of margin calls. With gold at a new record we’ll guess not. Krugman himself allows that he’d like/hope for this to be the case on account of that BusinessWeek article that implied Paulson might be smarter than him from over a year ago.

Was That Mr. Margin On The Line? [NYT]