Saturday, January 23, 2010

I Doubt He Wants The Job

But, more than that, Paul Krugman is practically a communist so it would never happen.

That's a joke, of course. I'm so old I can remember when Krugman was a pretty standard "sensible centrist." I don't think his views have changed all that much on things, though I'd say he's grown more skeptical about conservative arguments and largely ceased swatting flies to the left of him. But the center, as defined by Villagers, has shifted so far to the right in the past few decades...