Obama’s Financial Reform Just Made The World A Little Bit Safer For The Other 99%

Addicting Info This is one of those stories that no one is paying attention to because it’s kind of wonky and complicated. But here’s the For Dummies version for people like you and me. One of the weird things that happened after the deregulation of the financial industry in the 90s is that corporations that… More Obama’s Financial Reform Just Made The World A Little Bit Safer For The Other 99%

Paul Krugman: Europe Is About To Plunge Back Into Right Wing Fascism

Paul Krugman is no left-wing hack trying to get attention.  American economists should take heed to what he has to say… Addicting Info Paul Krugman has a warning for Europe: Continuing to wage economic war on yourself in the form of austerity will have ugly and violent consequences. Not that they’re listening — austerity is… More Paul Krugman: Europe Is About To Plunge Back Into Right Wing Fascism

KRUGMAN UNDRESSES THE GOP

Salon The New York Times columnist explains how California’s success puts conservative dogma to shame In his latest column for the New York Times, award-winning economist and best-selling author Paul Krugman argues that California’s recent success — and Kansas’ ongoing failure — is yet more proof that conservative anti-tax dogma “is nonsense.” After citing Justice… More KRUGMAN UNDRESSES THE GOP

Diagnosing Paul Ryan’s psychopathy: Arrogant, manipulative, deceitful, remorseless

Salon Paul Krugman revealed Ryan’s big con years ago. It’s gotten worse. Why does anyone take him seriously on policy? If the GOP as a whole has pretty much given up on the whole “rebranding” thing, their 2012 vice presidential nominee, Congressman Paul Ryan, most definitely has not. In fact, rebranding is pretty much his… More Diagnosing Paul Ryan’s psychopathy: Arrogant, manipulative, deceitful, remorseless

Paul Krugman slams Wall Street for “undermining our economy and our society”

I know this is the second consecutive Salon article, but economist, Paul Krugman has something to say and I wanted to share it… Salon The New York Times columnist argues that America’s large financial sector has done more harm than good In his latest column for the New York Times, best-selling author and award-winning economist Paul… More Paul Krugman slams Wall Street for “undermining our economy and our society”

Paul Krugman bashes Paul Ryan for yet another “con job”

Salon It’s been a while since the New York Times’ premiere liberal columnist, Paul Krugman, had reason to flay one of his favorite targets, chief GOP wonk and former vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan. But with the GOP suddenly talking about how much it wants to help America’s poor — a development Krugman calls “fake… More Paul Krugman bashes Paul Ryan for yet another “con job”

Paul Krugman: GOP’s Obamacare lies hurt American families

As comprehensive and satisfying a take-down of the modern GOP as you will read…(Salon) Salon Award-winning economist and best-selling author Paul Krugman’s latest column for the New York Times is an unapologetic attack on the Republican Party for, in Krugman’s words, “trying to deceive voters” and, in the process, “deceiving themselves.” What’s got Krugman riled up this time is… More Paul Krugman: GOP’s Obamacare lies hurt American families

How Republicans Fit The Classic Profile Of An Abuser

This is an interesting analysis of  the Republican party… Addicting Info A domestic violence survivor and crisis hotline counselor explains how today’s Republican party matches the classic profile of an abuser. The Republican party fits the classic personality profile of an abuser. Photo montage by Elisabeth Parker for Addicting Info. As a former victim of domestic violence,… More How Republicans Fit The Classic Profile Of An Abuser

Obamacare Is the Right’s Worst Nightmare – Paul Krugman

N.Y. Times’ columnist Paul Krugman nails it… The New York Times News from New York: it looks as if insurance premiums on the individual market are going to plunge thanks to Obamacare. This shouldn’t come as a surprise; in fact, the New York experience perfectly illustrates why Obamacare had to look the way it does. And it… More Obamacare Is the Right’s Worst Nightmare – Paul Krugman

‘No Pizza For You!’: Drudge Report Falls For Daily Currant’s Satirical Story About Mayor Bloomberg

Ha! Conservatives always get caught “out there” by satirical wit… Mediaite The Daily Currant has fooled several members of the media into falling for satirical stories — from Glenn Beck and terrorist-contaminated pizza to Sarah Palin and Al Jazeera. On Friday, it fooled yet another: The Drudge Report. This time with a story about New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg. The Currant’s story said… More ‘No Pizza For You!’: Drudge Report Falls For Daily Currant’s Satirical Story About Mayor Bloomberg