New York Times columnist Paul Krugman could not help himself during while the This Week panel was going over President Obama's comments about California Attorney General Kamal Harris' attractiveness.
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President Obama’s proposal to increase the federal minimum wage is a case of what Nobel laureate economist Paul Krugman calls “zombie economic ideas.” According to Krugman, “a zombie idea is a proposition that has been thoroughly refuted by analysis and evidence, and should be dead—but won’t stay dead because it serves a political purpose, appeals to prejudices, or both.” ...
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will walk a fine line between fostering a U.S. ally in China's backyard and trying to defend human rights when the president of Myanmar becomes the first head of his country to visit the White House in 47 years on Monday.
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Krugman: Raise that wage by Paul Krugman The New York Times Published Feb 19, 2013 01:01AM MDT President Barack Obama laid out a number of good ideas in his State of the Union address. Unfortunately, almost all of them would require spending money — and given Republican control of the House of Representatives, it’s hard to imagine that happening. One major proposal, however,...
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Paul Krugman and Joe Scarborough have just finished taping their one-on-one debate at Charlie Rose's table, and apparently things didn't go so well for Krugman.
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By Paul Eckert WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will walk a fine line between fostering a U.S. ally in China's backyard and trying to defend human rights when the president of Myanmar becomes the first head of his country to visit the White House in 47 years on Monday. Rights groups and some U.S. lawmakers fear Obama has moved too quickly since forging a...
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Krugman: Keep kicking that can by Paul Krugman The New York Times Published Feb 9, 2013 01:01AM MDT John Boehner, the speaker of the House, claims to be exasperated. “At some point, Washington has to deal with its spending problem,” he said Wednesday. “I’ve watched them kick this can down the road for 22 years since I’ve been here. I’ve had enough of it. It’s time to act.”...
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Could I say a word about Paul Krugman? A recent blog post by the eminent economist and New York Times columnist struck me as out of the ordinary, even for him. Krugman was responding to critics who accuse him of seeing everybody who disagrees with him as either a fool or a knave. He says that’s not right: Many of those who disagree with him are sociopaths.read more
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. . . . Krugman is loaded with flair His theories we're best to beware Our troubles began By kicking the can This King is undoubtedly bare The Limerick King . Paul Vincent Van Goof . . . Krugman's displaying his coin It's helping to highlight his groin This Fruit of the Loom Is the Father of Doom Spawn of the Keynesian loin The Limerick King . . Krugman is...
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Obama, John McCain and others- like Paul Krugman- who head up the Bad Idea Brigade, will likely import Cypriot banking methods to the US very soon. The risky politicians and their Liberal Conscience, would love for you to think the crisis is about the evil banks, the shady depositors, their greed and lust for money.
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