==> This is one odd webpage. Talk about anti-carb!
==> “Stickman” makes fun of a bunch of us econ bloggers.
==> I need to break into the IRS speaking circuit.
==> Now we know why every Seinfeld episode features a reference to Superman.
==> Tom Woods vs. E.J. Dionne on US economic history. I don’t like E.J.’s chances.
==> I can’t decide if I’m flattered or annoyed that Noah Smith links to me in his piece on those flawed-but-lovable mainstream economists, when he writes:
Finally, though mainstream economists may not have it all figured out, they are far better than most of the groups who lurk outside the mainstream. For example, spend an afternoon reading the ideas of so-called “Austrian” economists, who believe that we only need logic to understand how the economy works, and that data and evidence are useless. Absurd. But that’s the kind of alternative that’s out there, and some people really believe that stuff.