Post Tagged with: "Paul Krugman"

The Wizard In Oz: Brownback’s Bad Economic Idea For Kansas

(Photo courtesy of WikiMedia.)

For the past couple of years, Kansas did a disappearing act on income taxes – the largest percentage in one year of any state. But when the wand moved across the black top hat, there was no bunny, a.k.a. replacement for those taxes.

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Paul Krugman Hammers The 1% For Their Nonstop Whining About Being ‘Persecuted’

Oh, you're a billionaire and your feelings are hurt? I feel just TERRIBLE for you! Really!

How dare the peons question the benevolence of their rightful rulers? Are they not merciful? ARE THEY NOT MERCIFUL?!

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IMF Shocks Global Finance World, Says Rich Should Pay More (VIDEO)

Photo by Oscar Webb for UCL Occupation via Flickr Creative Commons. http://www.flickr.com/photos/ucloccupation/5219130793/

The man in this photo thinks the rich should pay more in taxes to pay off public deficits. But who expected the buttoned-down IMF to agree with him?

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Who Needs Roads? Not Texas, As State GOP Decides To De-Pave Miles Of Roadways

The new oil boom in Texas has come at a steep price - the state can no longer afford to maintain the roads. Plans to convert miles over to gravel.

The new oil boom in Texas has come at a steep price – the state can no longer afford to maintain the roads. Plans to convert miles over to gravel.

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Right Wing In Panic Mode As Affordable Care Act Roll Out Working

Right Wing In Panic Mode As Affordable Care Act Roll Out Working

Paul Krugman Points out that while the right-wing started believing the lies and misinformation they told, they are now realizing how lied to they were.

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Wealthy Purposefully Forcing High Unemployment To Maximize Their Profits

Wealthy Purposefully Forcing High Unemployment To Maximize Their Profits

The bottom line is simple. Austerity has been an immoral failure for the middle class and the poor.

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Krugman To Obama: Stop Listening To The GOP, It’s The Economy, Not The Deficit, Stupid

Krugman To Obama: Stop Listening To The GOP, It’s The Economy, Not The Deficit, Stupid

The President has fallen into the Republican trap: a false narrative that the biggest crises facing America are our national debt and our budget deficits.

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Paul Krugman: The Big Bad Deficit Is Gone

Plllllease let these fools listen to me!

Who are you going to believe? The Nobel Prize winning economist who’s been right about everything for years on end or the people that crashed the economy and made billions off our suffering?

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Paul Krugman Debunks Conservative Columnist On Reaganomics

Paul Krugman Debunks Conservative Columnist On Reaganomics

He answered with the blog post ‘The Myth of Reagan’s Miracle.’ Krugman presents graphs that cannot be refuted.

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Joe Scarborough Jumps The Shark, Claims Paul Krugman Is As Extreme As NRA’s LaPierre

I don't know what the hell I'm talking about!

LaPierre thinks Kindergarten teachers should be armed at all times. Krugman says the debt can be dealt with after we get the economy repaired. Yes, it’s clear they’re BOTH lunatics …

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Paul Krugman Tells It Like It Is, Calls Debt Ceiling Negotiations ‘Hostage Taking’ (VIDEO)

Paul Krugman Tells It Like It Is, Calls Debt Ceiling Negotiations ‘Hostage Taking’ (VIDEO)

Krugman sucks the air out of the room when Republicans are portrayed as reasonable on the debt ceiling.

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Battle Of The Liberal Titans – Krugman Calls Stewart ‘Lazy’ (VIDEO)

Jon Stewart and Paul Krugman during their last time together - March 10, 2005

It’s rare that Jon Stewart ‘screws the pooch,’ as they say, but on Thursday night’s show he apparently did just that, at least if a Nobel Prize winning economist can be believed.

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Is Fox News REALLY This Stupid? (IMAGE)

Courtesy of ShortFormBlog.com

In an effort to keep its audience as uninformed as possible, Fox News finds new ways to kill brain cells.

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Treasury Secretary Paul Krugman? Do Liberal Dreams Come True?

Treasury Secretary Paul Krugman? Do Liberal Dreams Come True?

With Timothy Geithner leaving at the end of January, eyes are now turning to Nobel Prize winning economist Paul Krugman, but will President Obama nominate him?

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Solving The Debt Crisis With The Flip Of A Coin

Solving The Debt Crisis With The Flip Of A Coin

When Paul Krugman endorses a Ron Paul talking point, you know it is something to pay attention to.

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Rise Of The ‘Cave’ Men: How The Media Is Turning ‘Compromise’ Into A Dirty Word

Political negotiation in the year 2013

When did the fine art of compromise, the coming to terms with opposing sides, devolve into the realm of the weak? Become ‘caving?’

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America Dodged A Bullet Despite A Negligent Press (OP-ED)

America Dodged A Bullet Despite A Negligent Press (OP-ED)

The paradigm shift of a less centralized media is the only solution to a negligent mainstream media. Luckily that realization is starting to bear fruit.

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Warning: GOPers Dumping Norquist Intend To Gut Social Security And Medicare (VIDEO)

Warning: GOPers Dumping Norquist Intend To Gut Social Security And Medicare (VIDEO)

Progressives have cheered Sen. Saxby Chambliss for discarding Norquist’s pledge, but the GOP has bigger plans in mind: gutting Social Security and Medicare. Not so fast, Senator Bedfellow!

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RomneyMegaPrayer.Com: Part Satire, Part Social Experiment

RomneyMegaPrayer.Com: Part Satire, Part Social Experiment

‘There are no accidents. You found this site for a reason. Join the largest simultaneous group prayer of its kind.’

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Four More Years: The Case for Barack Obama

Four More Years: The Case for Barack Obama

One candidate at least has a track record and, based on that alone, he has earned the chance to finish the job he started.

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