9.21.2010

Heckuva job, Larry

His failings more diffuse, and yet profoundly more powerful, than those of a favorite whipping boy of the Bush years, Lawrence Summers calls it a day.

3 comments:

Negocios Loucos said...

HAH! Well the smartest rats are the ones that get on the first life boats that leave the ship.

W.C. Varones said...

I thought Christina Romer was a noble small mammal deserting the sinking ship, but I think Summers was hypovehiculated.

Dean said...

Unrelated: W.C., thanks for the link from Econbrowser.

And totally related: nothing says Recovery Summer like the top 3 economic advisers bailing to umm... spend more time with the family.

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I talk a lot about inflation. But today was the first time in my life I actually used a dollar bill as toilet paper.