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Another Reason Ezra Klein is an Idiot

Whoknows Wrote: Feb 25, 2013 9:12 AM
What is really interesting is gas prices go up and then food prices follow, gas prices go down, food stays up, gas prices go up, food prices go up again. Does anyone else see a problem here???
Daniel436 Wrote: Feb 25, 2013 9:50 AM
Diesel prices have been very consistently rising. Check Diesel prices instead of gasoline prices, and you will see a fairly flat correlation.

For listeners of my radio show, you’ll know that most Fridays we do a segment called Ezra Klein is an Idiot. We don’t just call out the fallacies of Klein during the segment, however. We include liberals like Al Sharpton and John Boehner too, who both recently bemoaned the effects of sequester on our economy.

Our real problems of course aren’t the dramatic and manufactured small things like sequester or the “fiscal cliff” that are made up by Washington wonks to keep the gravy train rolling. They are much more complex, and more dangerous.     

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