Some Mistakes are Timeless

It seems that in some ways the market index is a measure of general intelligence – or that this is at least true of the DAX. German bookshops are reporting that sales of Marx are up by as much as 300% since the crisis started. I wonder if anyone will notice that bit about nationalizing…

Nothing to See Here

National Review Boots Buckley Son For Obama Boost is probably about exactly the wording Christopher Buckley was aiming for when he endorsed Obama in the “pages” of the Daily Beast last Friday. And I suppose to some extent that’s the headline outlets like the Washington Post were going to give him regardless. What I don’t…