Sunday, August 14, 2011
I know, I know, I should be grading (or working on my diss), but c'mon Mr. President, 400K jobs a month!
A 1932 Low cartoon via Luke Ashworth via Worthwhile Canadian Initiative.
I promise I am grading, but Ken Rogoff was just sounding like a total idiot (sorry, nothing pejorative intended for those who truly deserve our support) arguing (need I even add badly?) with Paul Krugman on Fareed Zakaria's GPS. So I can't help myself.
We do need to do whatever possible to shake this President out of his torpor. Here is the beginning of a campaign I just posted on Economist's View, and will be posting wherever there are smart readers. Quoting
"C'mon Mr. President!!! 400,000 jobs a month. Private, public, we need them all. If Plouffe and Daley disagree, tell them to get with the program.