Icey swans on Main Street.
Frosty poem in Amherst College.
Melting snow on the woodland way reveals the graffiti beneath.
Most people don't take very seriously the views of crackpot economist Paul Krugman, but now according to Joe Scarborough even his fellow lefties are abandoning him.
The Krugman solution? Simply ignore America’s long-term debt.
That reckless conclusion shocked even the hardiest of Keynesians on the “Morning Joe” set last week. President Barack Obama’s car czar, Steve Rattner, described Krugman’s views as dangerous. Columbia University economist Jeffrey Sachs concurred, saying Krugman’s views were reckless, Democratic leader Ed Rendell politely explained to our guest that investment and debt control were not mutually exclusive, and Council on Foreign Relations President Richard Haass dismissed this form of debt-denial as deeply irresponsible.
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Actually the Colonial Era was the period before 1776.