Donald Trump Using Presidential Medal Of Freedom To Make Paul Krugman's Head Explode
Arthur Laffer will be the recipient of this nation's highest civilian honor...is a sentence that we just typed, and wow.
Paul Krugman Sure Is Goofing Up A Lot For A Nobel-Prizewinning Economist
Someone should check in on the guy.
Paul Krugman Forces Obama Back To The Drawing Board
Sayeth Kruggles: "Yes, I’ve heard about the notion that I should be nominated as Treasury Secretary. I’m flattered, but it really is a bad idea. Part of the reason is that I am indeed the World’s Worst Administrator — and that does matter. Someone else can do the paperwork — but an administrative job requires making hiring and firing decisions, it means keeping track of many things, and that, to say the least, is not my forte...officials inside the administration can of course have even more influence — but only if they’re good at a very different kind of game, that of persuading the president and his inner circle in behind-closed-doors discussion. And everything I know about myself says that I’m not very good at that game. By my reckoning, then, an administration job, no matter how senior, would actually reduce my influence, leaving me unable to say publicly what I really think and all too probably finding myself unable to make headway in internal debates." [NYT]
Paul Krugman Can't Believe Anyone Would Watch The Crap Cable Network He Was A Guest On This Morning
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