A few days ago, Greg Mankiw posted this amusing dialogue about the unemployment rate, as if Abbott and Costello had to discuss it. Here is a tidbit of the exchange:
COSTELLO: I want to talk about the unemployment rate in America. Keep reading this post...
After Greg Mankiw posted a letter from one of his "many friends working for President Obama," a guessing game began. Who sent the letter claiming that the new banking rules weren't rushed and that Geithner and Summers hadn't fallen ... Read Post
Thanks to U Chicago's Allen Sanderson for sending this along:COSTELLO: I want to talk about the unemployment rate in America.ABBOTT: Good "subject". Terrible "times". It's about 9%.COSTELLO: That many people are out of work?ABBOTT: ... Read Post