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Krugman Upended by His Own Logic
American Spectator, by Andrew B. Wilson

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Posted By:mikkins2, 8/14/2014 7:00:06 PM

In a recent New York Times column, Paul Krugman made the assertion that “self-proclaimed libertarians deal with the problem of market failure both by pretending that it doesn’t happen and by imagining government as much worse than it really is.” But suppose we flip that around — substituting “muddle-headed progressives” for “self-proclaimed libertarians” and “government failure” for “market failure.” Compliments to Per Bylund, a research professor at the Hankamer School of Business at Baylor University, for making the necessary adjustments in a blog post at Mises. org. This is what you get: Muddle-headed progressives deal with the problem of government

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"Krugman´s logic" should be the name of a psychotic condition. Not only is the sufferer constantly living in a illogical delusional world in which everything is perceived as the opposite of itself. The sufferer also writes down these delusions and shares them with millions convinced that they still find him relevant.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: droopydog, 8/14/2014 7:07:54 PM     (No. 9966280)

Krugman went, seamlessly, from a paid Enron advisor to Nobel Laureate (Milton Friedman is still spinning). He isn´t "upended" by anything.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 8/14/2014 7:53:23 PM     (No. 9966334)

The ´problem´ that liberals have with ´markets´ is not that they fail but rather that they succeed. They are down with the ´struggle´ as long as it requires neither personal risk nor rewards great effort. Anything liberals don´t control is deemed to be "Out of control!"

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Reply 3 - Posted by: SheikYerBooty, 8/14/2014 9:12:06 PM     (No. 9966427)

Pretzel logic.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: doctorfixit, 8/14/2014 10:36:50 PM     (No. 9966527)

Krugman is a perpetual propaganda machine that never stops lying.

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