Harvard Econ Prof Greg Mankiw is not above a little
From the Associated Press (with some light editing):Instapundit collects more links and quotes. It's a funny old world.
Pfuffnick's Nobel Economics Prize triumph hailed by many
LONDON -- The surprise choice of first-year grad student Quintus Pfuffnick for the Nobel Prize in Economics drew praise from much of the world Friday even as many pointed out the youthful economist has not yet published anything in scholarly journals.
The new PhD candidate was hailed for his willingness to tackle difficult problems, his commitment to improving the economic system, and his goal of bringing efficiency and equality into harmony.
Speaking of which, Iowahawk has obtained
President Obama's official notice from the Nobel Peace Player's Club
P. J. O'Rourke content
at the Weekly Standard, reviewing a Pete Seeger biography.
It even has relevance to the above items, containing, as it does, the
… the sharing, caring, lame-o lefty mind omelet that spreads mood-poisoning to the masses.As they said in Airplane II: "Yes, we're familiar with it."