This should keep me laughing through the weekend: That’s not a serious economic prediction or diagnosis, but rather a cry for help. Krugman’s weekly column at the New York Times is called “Hotsky to Trotsky” and never fails to deliver the comedy.

In a New Hampshire parade, Hillary Clinton’s campaign corralled the media in a moving rope line. It turns out that the “rope the press” idea isn’t a new one: It was an awkward moment for Bill, because he wasn’t used to being around people tied up in ropes who weren’t also wearing leather hoods and […]

Be afraid: Be VERY afraid: American progressives aren’t looking to Greece as any kind of a warning sign — they’re observing what’s going on for lessons on wealth confiscation. This is why progressives need to be voted out of power in America, which, at a presidential level, I’m taking a “we’ll see” attitude with low […]

Happy Independence Day all! I’ll be doing the usual 4th activities: Passing around a replica of the Declaration of Independence while grilling dinner and later taunting a giant bag of fireworks with my usual “I don’t need all ten fingers anyway” attitude. Oh, and don’t forget that the Obama administration would appreciate it if you […]

The group Disarm NYPD, which seeks to create no-cop zones in NYC, was protesting at a Brookyn park Wednesday night. A woman supposedly with the group was being chased off by angry counter-protesters who grew even angrier after somebody with Disarm NYPD set fire to an American flag when irony magic happened: The anti-cop demonstrator […]

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