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Rutland Herald
The water next timejust be enough to avert disaster. Donald Trump, on the other hand, would do eve
The water next time
Rutland Herald / Posted 3 days ago
just be enough to avert disaster. Donald Trump, on the other hand, would do everything in his power to trash the planet, with the enthusiastic support of his party. So which will it be? Stay tuned. Paul Krugman is a columnist for The New York Ti... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"This Ain't Rocket Science Folks" - Fundamentals Matter (And Will Always Matter)this new world economy where a move to universal welfare means jobs and wages d
"This Ain't Rocket Science Folks" - Fundamentals Matter (And Will Always Matter)
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
this new world economy where a move to universal welfare means jobs and wages don’t matter (this means you Bill Gross, Paul Krugman, Kevin Murphy, etc. etc.), well that is nonsense. Jobs and wages matter and they will always matter. For those... Read more
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Business Insider
The next big consensus view in economics has arrivedview got to this point is important to keep in mind as we begin working through
The next big consensus view in economics has arrived
Business Insider / Posted 4 days ago
view got to this point is important to keep in mind as we begin working through the implications of what it means when who Paul Krugman would call "Very Serious People" all start agreeing that fiscal stimulus is a good thing. Here's BAML (emphasis... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Obamacare Is The Welfare State's Requiemon day one foreshadowed a terrible two years of unrelenting meltdown. Of cours
Obamacare Is The Welfare State's Requiem
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
on day one foreshadowed a terrible two years of unrelenting meltdown. Of course there are still some deniers out there. Paul Krugman is doing for Obamacare what Walter Duranty did for Stalin in the 1930s: obliquely admitting the existence of a... Read more
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Salon.com
Clinton isn’t the “perfect GOP nominee,” but she is the conservative option for 2016Clinton is sane and competent, and her reign will be similar to that of Obama’s
Clinton isn’t the “perfect GOP nominee,” but she is the conservative option for 2016
Salon.com / Posted 5 days ago
Clinton is sane and competent, and her reign will be similar to that of Obama’s — which another New York Times columnist, Paul Krugman (a fierce supporter of Clinton), has previously called moderately conservative. In many ways, the Democratic... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Obamacare hits a bumpcooperation. The only thing that makes this hard is the blocking power of polit
Obamacare hits a bump
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
cooperation. The only thing that makes this hard is the blocking power of politicians who want reform to fail. ------------v------------ Paul Krugman, who won the 2008 Nobel Prize in economics, writes for the New York Times. Editorial on 08/20/2... Read more
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Namibia Economist
The bitter, political fight to create a new macroeconomicsis far too important to allow it to become so politicized. I initially read th
The bitter, political fight to create a new macroeconomics
Namibia Economist / Posted 7 days ago
is far too important to allow it to become so politicized. I initially read that final jab as a poke at economists like Paul Krugman and Brad DeLong: the ones arguing in favour of deficit-financed fiscal stimulus even as the American economy (in... Read more
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The Irish Times
CSO held ‘intensive’ talks with EU officials on GDP surgeto previous estimates of 94 per cent. While the CSO calculated GDP along Euros
CSO held ‘intensive’ talks with EU officials on GDP surge
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
to previous estimates of 94 per cent. While the CSO calculated GDP along Eurostat criteria, Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman famously said last month the Irish figures were best summed up as “leprechaun economics”. The GDP statistics... Read more
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The Irish Times
‘Leprechaun economics’: EU mission to audit Irish 26% GDP risegovernment debt relative to the economy’s size. What is leprechaun economics?
‘Leprechaun economics’: EU mission to audit Irish 26% GDP rise
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
government debt relative to the economy’s size. What is leprechaun economics? The term was coined by US economist Paul Krugman in July 2016 following the publication of growth figures by the Central Statistics Office. It had revised... Read more
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The Irish Times
‘Leprechaun’ economics set to change EU GDP calculationsWhen the economist Paul Krugman referred to the latest Irish national accounts
‘Leprechaun’ economics set to change EU GDP calculations
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
When the economist Paul Krugman referred to the latest Irish national accounts figures as “Leprechaun economics” he was missing the real story. The new framework for measuring output worldwide was developed by the United Nations down the road from... Read more
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The Irish Times
‘Leprechaun economics’: EU mission to audit 26% GDP risesector. While the Central Statistics Office calculated GDP in line with Eurost
‘Leprechaun economics’: EU mission to audit 26% GDP rise
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
sector. While the Central Statistics Office calculated GDP in line with Eurostat criteria, Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman famously said last month the Irish figures were best summed up as “leprechaun economics”. It also means that the... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Straight talk on the economyto say: �Here are the things I want to do, and here is how I�ll pay for them. S
Straight talk on the economy
Rutland Herald / Posted 8 days ago
to say: �Here are the things I want to do, and here is how I�ll pay for them. Sorry, some of you will have to pay higher taxes.� Wouldn�t it be great if that kind of policy honesty became the norm? Paul Krugman is a columnist for The New York Ti... Read more
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Salon.com
No, NY Times columnist Paul Krugman is not to blame for the rise of Donald Trumplatest broadside comes from a piece in The Daily Beast in which Nobel prize-win
No, NY Times columnist Paul Krugman is not to blame for the rise of Donald Trump
Salon.com / Posted 9 days ago
latest broadside comes from a piece in The Daily Beast in which Nobel prize-winning economist and New York Times columnist Paul Krugman is taken to task for having cried wolf about Mitt Romney which made all those Trump voters ignore him when he... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Why Paul Krugman Should Go Back To 5th GradeSubmitted by Michael Shedlock via MishTalk.com, Economist Paul Krugman is whin
Why Paul Krugman Should Go Back To 5th Grade
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 days ago
Submitted by Michael Shedlock via MishTalk.com, Economist Paul Krugman is whining for more fiscal stimulus, his favorite pastime by far. Krugman’s target this time is Japan. Let’s take a look at Krugman’s arrow theory, then politely smash it into... Read more
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Op-Ed News
A World At Warexactly as Chamberlain returned from Munich: hopeful, even exhilarated, that a
A World At War
Op-Ed News / Posted 10 days ago
exactly as Chamberlain returned from Munich: hopeful, even exhilarated, that a major threat had finally been tackled. Paul Krugman, summing up the world's conventional wisdom, post-Paris, concluded that climate change "can be avoided with... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Greatest Threat to Future Portfolio Yields is Adoption of the “It Won’t Happen to Me” Syndromeissued by analysts and economists that graduated from, or are employed by “elit
The Greatest Threat to Future Portfolio Yields is Adoption of the “It Won’t Happen to Me” Syndrome
Zero Hedge / Posted 11 days ago
issued by analysts and economists that graduated from, or are employed by “elite” top-shelf schools, like Ben Bernanke and Paul Krugman, both of Princeton University. As an Ivy League graduate myself, from witnessing often undeserved levels of... Read more
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Salon.com
The time for liberal pundits to push Clinton’s economic policy to the left is nowWith Donald Trump fading quickly in the polls and Hillary Clinton’s economic po
The time for liberal pundits to push Clinton’s economic policy to the left is now
Salon.com / Posted 11 days ago
With Donald Trump fading quickly in the polls and Hillary Clinton’s economic policy fresh in his mind, The New York Times’ Paul Krugman is beginning He approves of her decision to implement “large increases in high-income tax rates, further... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Here's Why Wages Have Stagnated (And Will Continue To Stagnate)in the future. How difficult is that to grasp? Apparently it is impossible to g
Here's Why Wages Have Stagnated (And Will Continue To Stagnate)
Zero Hedge / Posted 12 days ago
in the future. How difficult is that to grasp? Apparently it is impossible to grasp, judging by the Keynesian Cargo Cult of Paul Krugman and his fellow Cargo Cultists, who are busy staring at radio dials painted on rocks and declaring that the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Pieces of silverrich are sufficient payment for betraying American ideals and putting the repub
Pieces of silver
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
rich are sufficient payment for betraying American ideals and putting the republic as we know it in danger. ------------v------------ Paul Krugman, who won the 2008 Nobel Prize in economics, writes for the New York Times. Editorial on 08/1... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Pieces of silverthe fact is that right now, when it matters, they have decided that lower tax r
Pieces of silver
Rutland Herald / Posted 13 days ago
the fact is that right now, when it matters, they have decided that lower tax rates on the rich are sufficient payment for betraying American ideals and putting the republic as we know it in danger. Paul Krugman is a columnist for The New York Tim... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
John Tierney: Washington's colossal blunder known as the TSAwere denounced for putting ideology above national security. One of the loudest
John Tierney: Washington's colossal blunder known as the TSA
Dallas Morning News / Posted 16 days ago
were denounced for putting ideology above national security. One of the loudest critics was New York Times columnist Paul Krugman, who was such an ardent cheerleader for the TSA that he deserves to have the line at Newark Airport named after... Read more
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Raw Story
Paul Krugman shoots down conservative excuses for letting beaches and train lines rotIn every way possible, the time is right for massive infrastrurcture investment
Paul Krugman shoots down conservative excuses for letting beaches and train lines rot
Raw Story / Posted 16 days ago
In every way possible, the time is right for massive infrastrurcture investment—hear that Hillary? Paul Krugman, like may other pundits, is feeling pretty hopeful about the chances of a Clinton rather than a Trump presidency. After Trump’s... Read more
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Breitbart
Rolling Stone: GOP Turns into the ‘Workers’ Party’foreign labor available to Western manufacturers. Even a onetime die-hard NAFT
Rolling Stone: GOP Turns into the ‘Workers’ Party’
Breitbart / Posted 16 days ago
foreign labor available to Western manufacturers. Even a onetime die-hard NAFTA cheerleader like staunch Clinton supporter Paul Krugman, who once compared free trade’s critics to the anti-evolutionist followers of William Jennings Bryan at the... Read more
17d
Market Watch
Trump wants to fix the economic mess Clinton helped makeWASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — Paul Krugman would not be caught dead supporting Don
Trump wants to fix the economic mess Clinton helped make
Market Watch / Posted 17 days ago
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — Paul Krugman would not be caught dead supporting Donald Trump, but his column urging deficit spending to rebuild American infrastructure on the very day the Republican nominee proposed the same thing was an interesting... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Howard Kunstler Rages "Wake The F**K Up... Gravity Always Wins"therefore all we have to do is manage the familiar dynamics of the operating sy
Howard Kunstler Rages "Wake The F**K Up... Gravity Always Wins"
Zero Hedge / Posted 18 days ago
therefore all we have to do is manage the familiar dynamics of the operating system in place. For instance, Grand Vizier Paul Krugman in today’s New York Times pimping for the US to issue ever-greater debt to repair US infrastructure. Does it... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
JAMA Turns Over Its Pages to Neoliberal Policy Erasure on Health Care, Because Obamawhen — let’s be frank here — does an opinion piece on political economy have fi
JAMA Turns Over Its Pages to Neoliberal Policy Erasure on Health Care, Because Obama
Naked Capitalism / Posted 18 days ago
when — let’s be frank here — does an opinion piece on political economy have findings? Does Thomas Friedman have findings? Paul Krugman?) Note: JAMA publishes very few of these types of articles: ordinarily, fewer than 6 per year. These... Read more
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Zero Hedge
IMF Studies Piketty’s Work On Income Inequality, Finds There Is "No Empirical Evidence” To Support Claimsof the political left and neo-Keynesian economists as his findings fit the narr
IMF Studies Piketty’s Work On Income Inequality, Finds There Is "No Empirical Evidence” To Support Claims
Zero Hedge / Posted 18 days ago
of the political left and neo-Keynesian economists as his findings fit the narrative of increasing income inequality. Paul Krugman said “ Mr. Piketty’s contribution is serious, discourse-changing scholarship in a way most best sellers aren’t.... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Why the CIA is for Hillary Clintonextraordinary allegation adds fuel to the campaign launched by pro-Clinton pund
Why the CIA is for Hillary Clinton
Op-Ed News / Posted 19 days ago
extraordinary allegation adds fuel to the campaign launched by pro-Clinton pundits like New York Times columnist Paul Krugman, portraying Trump as a "Siberian candidate" whose campaign represents a Russian intervention into the US... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
No right turnrealizes that he has created a monster, he doesn't get a reward. Clinton and he
No right turn
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
realizes that he has created a monster, he doesn't get a reward. Clinton and her party should stay the course. ------------v------------ Paul Krugman, who won the 2008 Nobel Prize in economics, writes for the New York Times. Editorial on 08/06/2... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Saturday's TV Highlights: Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremonyelections: Emily Miller, One America News Network; Bret Stephens, the Wall Stre
Saturday's TV Highlights: Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony
Los Angeles Times / Posted 20 days ago
elections: Emily Miller, One America News Network; Bret Stephens, the Wall Street Journal. Candidates’ economic plans: Paul Krugman, the New York Times; Stephen Moore, Heritage Foundation. The Olympics; historic “firsts” of our times: Malcolm... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
00PM Water Coolerand conservative Republicans) even further into the Democrat Party than its alr
00PM Water Cooler
Naked Capitalism / Posted 21 days ago
and conservative Republicans) even further into the Democrat Party than its already driven. I’m still long sandbags. Paul Krugman, useful idiot: 1. An emerging meme: Republicans are starting to bail on Trump, so HRC should move right to... Read more
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The Washington Times
Obama obscures crime figures to burnish own legacycities unbelievably hellish even if it left some in calm areas nonchalant. Tak
Obama obscures crime figures to burnish own legacy
The Washington Times / Posted 21 days ago
cities unbelievably hellish even if it left some in calm areas nonchalant. Take, for instance, New York Times columnist Paul Krugman, a one percent kind of guy who gets lush income from his column and teaching duties as well as moolah galore... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Tony Baldwin: Fonterra needs to be fixed, and here's howof continuous productivity improvement, not just in the dairy sector but the ec
Tony Baldwin: Fonterra needs to be fixed, and here's how
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 22 days ago
of continuous productivity improvement, not just in the dairy sector but the economy as a whole. As Nobel economist, Paul Krugman, famously put it: "Productivity isn't everything, but in the long run it is almost everything". Graph: Dairy... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Here's how to fix Fonterraof continuous productivity improvement, not just in the dairy sector but the ec
Here's how to fix Fonterra
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 22 days ago
of continuous productivity improvement, not just in the dairy sector but the economy as a whole. As Nobel economist, Paul Krugman, famously put it: "Productivity isn't everything, but in the long run it is almost everything". Graph: Dairy... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Clinton, Trump, and Budget-Busting Tax Cutsthe economy could suffer from a sustained shortfall in demand. But in the year
Clinton, Trump, and Budget-Busting Tax Cuts
Op-Ed News / Posted 22 days ago
the economy could suffer from a sustained shortfall in demand. But in the years since the downturn, economists such as Paul Krugman, Larry Summers, and Olivier Blanchard, the former chief economist at the International Monetary Fund, have all... Read more
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Raw Story
Trump’s descent into madness: 7 crazy, totally unhinged moments of the past 24 hoursfrom a dumpster fire to a blazing inferno of unforced errors. Trump may already
Trump’s descent into madness: 7 crazy, totally unhinged moments of the past 24 hours
Raw Story / Posted 23 days ago
from a dumpster fire to a blazing inferno of unforced errors. Trump may already be completing the first giddy spins of what Paul Krugman termed his “derp spiral.” As Trump’s utter lack of self-control and seemingly inexhaustible penchant for taking... Read more
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CNBC
Rates are so low … why aren’t we building our brains out?bridge collapse — infrastructure spending now will create jobs and boost the ec
Rates are so low … why aren’t we building our brains out?
CNBC / Posted 24 days ago
bridge collapse — infrastructure spending now will create jobs and boost the economy. In a recent New York Times column, Paul Krugman pointed out that the U.S. is in a classic liquidity trap – the Fed has lowered rates to near zero and yet it... Read more
24d
Op-Ed News
Did Putin Out the Dems? Did American Spooks Out Trump?a Russian agent. New evidence might still emerge. But, unless it does, to sugge
Did Putin Out the Dems? Did American Spooks Out Trump?
Op-Ed News / Posted 24 days ago
a Russian agent. New evidence might still emerge. But, unless it does, to suggest that Trump is the Siberian candidate, as Paul Krugman did, is simply a new take on old-fashioned red-baiting. How vigorously will Clinton pursue the smear? It is... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Worth of our contemptkiller. But there are times when you�re supposed to put such considerations as
Worth of our contempt
Rutland Herald / Posted 24 days ago
killer. But there are times when you�re supposed to put such considerations aside. The willingness of some people who know better to support Donald Trump is understandable; it�s also despicable. Paul Krugman is a columnist for The New York... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Minsky’s momentforum for central banks, drew on Minsky in building a model of how people asses
Minsky’s moment
Namibia Economist / Posted 24 days ago
forum for central banks, drew on Minsky in building a model of how people assess their assets after making losses. In 2010 Paul Krugman, a Nobel prize-winning economist who is best known these days as a New York Times columnist, co-authored a paper... Read more
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Salon.com
Media’s political influence: We can bash Trump and his supporters all we want — but will it work?of the notion that he will help them. These pundits, a group that includes eve
Media’s political influence: We can bash Trump and his supporters all we want — but will it work?
Salon.com / Posted 25 days ago
of the notion that he will help them. These pundits, a group that includes everyone from David Brooks on the right to Paul Krugman on the left, will insist that angry white working-class males don’t really know what they are getting themselves... Read more
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Op-Ed News
US media celebrates Democratic Party warmongeringyou would have come away thinking that the Democrats are the more patriotic of
US media celebrates Democratic Party warmongering
Op-Ed News / Posted 26 days ago
you would have come away thinking that the Democrats are the more patriotic of the two parties..." Pro-Clinton columnist Paul Krugman, also in the Times, hailed the same trend, in a column headlined, "Who Loves America?" which directly linked the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Michael Hudson: Obama Said Hillary Will Continue His Legacy – And Indeed She Will!Sanders. The response across the Democratic neocon spectrum, from Anne Appleba
Michael Hudson: Obama Said Hillary Will Continue His Legacy – And Indeed She Will!
Zero Hedge / Posted 27 days ago
Sanders. The response across the Democratic neocon spectrum, from Anne Applebaum at the Washington Post to red-baiting Paul Krugman and the Sunday talk shows it was suggested that behind the Wikileaks to release DNC e-mails was a Russian plot... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Who loves America?who now seem to love America always did; the people who suddenly no longer soun
Who loves America?
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
who now seem to love America always did; the people who suddenly no longer sound like patriots never were. ------------v------------ Paul Krugman, who won the 2008 Nobel Prize in economics, writes for the New York Times. Editorial on 07/... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Who loves America?sounding patriotic while Republicans aren�t, you just weren�t paying attention.
Who loves America?
Rutland Herald / Posted 27 days ago
sounding patriotic while Republicans aren�t, you just weren�t paying attention. The people who now seem to love America always did; the people who suddenly no longer sound like patriots never were. Paul Krugman is a columnist for The New York Ti... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Michael Hudson: Obama Said Hillary Will Continue his Legacy – and Indeed She Will!Sanders. The response across the Democratic neocon spectrum, from Anne Appleba
Michael Hudson: Obama Said Hillary Will Continue his Legacy – and Indeed She Will!
Naked Capitalism / Posted 28 days ago
Sanders. The response across the Democratic neocon spectrum, from Anne Applebaum at the Washington Post to red-baiting Paul Krugman and the Sunday talk shows it was suggested that behind the Wikileaks to release DNC e-mails was a Russian plot... Read more
29d
The Christian Post
Is Donald Trump a Secret Russian Agent?Bulgaria, and Jobbik in Hungary … Donald Trump is like the Kremlin's favored ca
Is Donald Trump a Secret Russian Agent?
The Christian Post / Posted 29 days ago
Bulgaria, and Jobbik in Hungary … Donald Trump is like the Kremlin's favored candidates, only more so." Liberal economist Paul Krugman wrote a New York Times opinion column calling Trump "the Siberian Candidate," alluding to the famous novel/movie... Read more
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Salon.com
Don’t give in to Trump Trutherism: Yes, his trollery hits new lows, but that doesn’t make him a Russian agentinexplicable Trump phenomenon, or wall it off. Oh, he’s a Russian agent, or a “
Don’t give in to Trump Trutherism: Yes, his trollery hits new lows, but that doesn’t make him a Russian agent
Salon.com / Posted 29 days ago
inexplicable Trump phenomenon, or wall it off. Oh, he’s a Russian agent, or a “Siberian candidate,” in the words of Paul Krugman (sounding way too much like alt-right conspiracy maven Alex Jones). Problem solved! More cynically, it might... Read more
30d
Zero Hedge
Beware The "Crisis Actors" - Goring, Erdogan, Krugman, Cramer, Draghi, Yellenthey’ve been absorbed by their public cartoons, which is really just … sad. Bu
Beware The "Crisis Actors" - Goring, Erdogan, Krugman, Cramer, Draghi, Yellen
Zero Hedge / Posted 30 days ago
they’ve been absorbed by their public cartoons, which is really just … sad. But look homeward, angel. Look homeward, too. Paul Krugman and Tom Friedman and Jim Cramer and their media Missionary kin are also crisis actors, pretending that the... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Delusions of chaosdid, in the teeth of the evidence. The question now is how many such people, p
Delusions of chaos
Rutland Herald / Posted a month ago
did, in the teeth of the evidence. The question now is how many such people, people determined to live in a nightmare of their own imagining, there really are. I guess we�ll find out in November. Paul Krugman is a columnist for The New York T... Read more
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