Politics Roundtable

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Brad DeLong


April 16, 2014, 4:18 pm, 1256606

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April 16, 2014, 2:18 pm, 1256515

Over at the Washignton Center for Equitable Growth: The slides from the talks I was giving as 2008 turned into 2009. The huge hole in them is the lack on my part of any consideration of the possibility that we might not do what was necessary--that we ...


April 16, 2014, 2:18 pm, 1256516

And:

Martin Longman: Lost in Their Truther Jungle: "After reading about Josh Marshall’s journey into the Truther’s Jungle...

I don’t think it’s overly optimistic to see ObamaCare as analagous to “skewed” polls and the collective right as analogous to Karl Rove on Election ...


April 16, 2014, 2:18 pm, 1256514

April 16, 2014, 12:18 pm, 1256423

World War II Today: ‘Black Sunday’ as tropical storm hits US 5th Air Force:

The 5th Air Force were engaged in missions against the Japanese in New Guinea and New Britain.... There was a warning that there was a weather front moving in during ...


April 16, 2014, 12:18 pm, 1256422

Hoisted from the Archives from 11 Years Ago: Notes: A Deepness in the Sky:

[Spoilers]. In Vernor Vinge (1999), A Deepness in the Sky (New York: Tor: 0812536355). On pp. 699-700, a brief ...


April 15, 2014, 10:18 am, 1255731

Over at the WCEG/EPI:

Please join the Economic Policy Institute and the Washington Center for Equitable Growth: "for a presentation by Thomas Piketty...

...economist from the Paris School of Economics and ground-breaking researcher on income inequality—of the findings in his new book, Capital ...


April 15, 2014, 10:18 am, 1255729

Digby: Wingnut welfare queens rebel against the usurpers: "I must admit that I find this to be hilarious:

Republican leaders are stepping up their campaign to discredit tea party activists who are challenging them on Capitol Hill ...


April 15, 2014, 10:18 am, 1255728