Monthly Archives: November 2010

THE B*LLSH*T NEVER ENDS

Here’s Maui News staff reporter Harry Eager: “[NEWSWEEK reporter Michael Hirsh] does not mention the “Austrians,” such as Friedrich Hayek, who predicted that Europe (and by implication, the United States) were on a “road to serfdom” if New Deal-ish policies … Continue reading

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ANDREW SHENG ON HAYEK VS KEYNES & THE CURRENT CRISIS

Quotable: The real question one needs to ask is whether someone who is drug dependent can withdraw from the drug without pain. Yes, giving the patient more drugs temporarily delay the withdrawal pains, but you are curing the symptoms, not … Continue reading

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WHO’S B*LLSH*TTING YOU TODAY?

Today’s b*llsh*tter is Andrew Sullivan.  Why is it b*llsh*t?  Because Hayek’s views on “social insurance” and medical welfare became more sophisticated, more market-oriented, and more libertarian every decade after the publication of his popular “Serfdom” tract.  And because Hayek came … Continue reading

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CAGE MATCH — JOHN STOSSEL VS KATE ZERNIKE

On the “obscurity” of F. A. Hayek.  Tonight.  In this cage match, Zernike would be the intellectual equivalent of the midget wrestler.

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DEMS VS TEA PARTY = KEYNES VS HAYEK — SAYS PBS NEWSHOUR

PBS’s Paul Solman on the midterm elections.

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HAYEK FAN TO CHAIR HOUSE BUDGET COMMITTEE

Forty year old Congressman Paul Ryan is set to lead the House Budget Committee when the GOP takes control in January.

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