The Stock Market v. Paul Krugman

Paul Krugman
Early on November 9th, as Donald Trump closed in on the presidency, markets around the world plunged. New York Times columnist Paul Krugman apparently saw this as immediate retribution for the…
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Democrats Descend into Madness

Democrats
It’s been more than six weeks since Donald Trump’s victory in the presidential election and Democrats are not yet fully reconciled to the prospect of a Trump presidency. By endorsing…
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Krugman and the Trumps of the Left

Paul Krugman
New York Times columnist Paul Krugman exemplifies the contradictions that plague the mind of an ideologue. For those whose politics also serves as a chief source of identity, the prospect of…
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‘Dem-Splaining’ to Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders
One of professional political commentary’s most irritating and, thus, dominant new traits is the pundit’s habit of appending the invented suffix “splaining” to a variety of nouns. “Mansplaining,” “straightsplaining,” “whitesplaining,”…
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Paul Krugman at It Again

Paul Krugman is shocked that the Supreme Court would agree to hear the case regarding ObamaCare subsidies in states that have not set up their own exchanges, King v. Burwell, which I…
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Why Americans Go to War

I wonder what it says about the modern “progressive” mindset that Paul Krugman can only imagine two reasons to wage war: for profit or for the political advantage of the leader…
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The Minimum Wage Folly

There are few policy prescriptions dearer to the hearts of liberals than the minimum wage. In theory it provides a “living wage” to those at the bottom of the economic…
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