Hand it to Paul Krugman: He's not out to make friends.
Today he appeared on ABC's Sunday morning show, This Week, and then immediately wrote a blog post basically calling all of his other panelists dumb. Those other panelists include such names as Google's Eric Schmidt, Carly Fiorina, former Michigan Governor Jennifer Granholm, George Will, and David Walker.
As Krugman sees it, all these "serious people" spout nothing but cliches (entitlement reform! more education! tax reform! more help for small businesses!) whereas the crux of the problem in the US, says Krugman, is lack of demand, and weak fiscal stimulus.
Paul Krugman took on Paul Ryan's budget plan on ABC's This Week Sunday. "The plan's a fraud," he said. "The plan is a big bunch of tax cuts, some specified spending cuts, basically for poor people, and then a huge magic asterisk whi... Read Post
CALLING OUT MCCONNELL, CONT'D.... I'm always when Paul Krugman appears on one of the Sunday shows; he tends to say things most guests don't. Take yesterday, for example. On ABC's "This Week," Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) spoke at some ... Read Post