Tag Archives: Paul Krugman

Hope He’s Right

Of the Occupy Wall Street protests Paul Krugman says “I think we can definitely say that the effort to dismiss the whole thing as a bunch of smelly ignorant hippies has failed.” He’s been correct often enough so I’ll take … Continue reading

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What Paul Said

It seems Paul Krugman is having thoughts similar to my own. From his recent op-ed: What happened after 9/11 — and I think even people on the right know this, whether they admit it or not — was deeply shameful. … Continue reading

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Evidence of History

From Paul Krugman We’re in the aftermath of a financial crisis — and there’s overwhelming evidence (pdf) that recovery from financial crises is almost always protracted and difficult. There’s no way one should have expected everything to be fine until … Continue reading

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Media Narrative

We are still a long way off from the elections in 2008, but now is the time that the marketing plans are tested and confirmed. Unfortunately, the candidates themselves often do not get to choose their “message,” the corporatist media … Continue reading

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Op-Eds From the New York Times

The Times requires you to register to see their site, and they further require you to pay to see content older than a couple of weeks. So here are an article, a couple Op-Ed pieces and an editorial. OP-ED COLUMNIST … Continue reading

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Historic Korea

I saw a special on TV yesterday in which they were discussing a Life Magazine article discussing the most important events of the last millennium. Number one on the list was the invention of movable metal type by Johannes Gutenberg … Continue reading

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The Evil Continues

The Great Satan, Evil Incarnate, George W. Bush. He has yet to be inaugurated for his second term and the shit is flowing at maximum speed. The next four years will be a continuing embarrassment for any conscious American. What … Continue reading

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