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  • Paul Krugman, the Self-Contradicting Economist (The Nobel Prize Winner can't agree with himself)

    06/23/2010 6:59:40 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 12 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 06/23/2010 | Arvind Kumar
    An argument that questions the credibility of economists in general is that there are a number of disagreements among many economists, and not all of them can be right at the same time. In the case of Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman, these disagreements come from Krugman himself, as he holds contradictory opinions on a large number of topics. For instance, we learn that when deficits are high, interest rates are low. However, we also learn that when governments run up a deficit, interest rates rise. So deficits cause interest rates not only to go up, but also to go...
  • E-mail from Barrett’s advisor (and co-chair): Is Nikki Haley lying about her faith?

    06/19/2010 8:34:15 AM PDT · by TitansAFC · 58 replies · 924+ views
    Hot Air ^ | 6-19-10 | Hot Air Staff
    Pickens County GOP Chair Phillip Bowers — a co-chairman of the rival Gresham Barrett campaign — says that Haley, a Christian who was born to Sikh immigrants, “can’t seem to make up her mind about her faith.”… “It’s not my place to question her faith, but I do question her honesty,” the county party chairman writes. “If anyone finds the truth, please let me know.” “Again, I’m not questioning her faith,” he repeats, “but I absolutely can’t stand a liar.”