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A Whole New Level of Dumberer


In an interview with The Economist this week president Donald Trump inadvertently communicated that he occupies a whole other level of illiteracy and egotism. Apparently he reads so little that the phrase “prime the pump” and the concept behind it … Continue reading

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The Economist’s Lexington Bends Over and Inserts Head


Sometimes it seems The Economist has bipolar disorder with how one article supports liberal or Keynesian ideas while another plants its head into conservative or Austrian/Chicago ideas. The June 2 Lexington article falls squarely in the reality-denial camp. First, the … Continue reading

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