As NewsBusters previously reported, England's Telegraph published an article last Thursday with the absolutely glorious headline "Britain Can’t Afford to Fall for the Charms of the False Economics Messiah Paul Krugman."
On Wednesday, appearing on a broadcast of BBC's Newsnight, Krugman got a much-needed education from a conservative member of the British parliament who said she found his view of governments spending their way out of deficits "reckless" (video follows with transcribed highlights and commentary):
As the segment began, Krugman was offering his normal nonsense about how austerity isn't working in Europe, and that the key to getting the British economy going again is for the government to spend a lot more money it doesn't have.
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Leave it to America's strongest ally in the world to speak the truth.On Thursday, England's Telegraph published an article with the absolutely glorious headline "Britain Can’t Afford to Fall for the Charms of the False Economics... Read Post