Paul Krugman demonstrates his irrelevance yet again:
What was Mr. Rubio’s complaint about science teaching? That it might undermine children’s faith in what their parents told them to believe. And right there you have the modern G.O.P.’s attitude, not just toward biology, but toward everything: If evidence seems to contradict faith, suppress the evidence.
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We all use economic principles in our daily lives, even if we don’t realize it or know that someone has given them names. Like the laws of physics, ignoring them or passing laws or having good intentions doesn’t change them in any way. Actions always have consequenses. . . . → Read More: We Are All Economists
I really hate shoveling snow. I live on a large corner lot with lots of sidewalk, so the job can take me over an hour. Snowblowers, I’ve found, are overrated. I’ve had two and neither did a very good job and both had maintenance issues. I bought both used, so that might be part . . . → Read More: The Recession Brings the Division of Labor to My Neighborhood