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Paul Krugman Thinks People Don’t Know Which Party He Supports

January 1, 2015

The last time I paid any attention to Paul Krugman, he was calling Obama one of the most successful presidents ever. Now he wants us to believe he’s not a party guy.

There are very few stories which could compel me to link VOX.

This is one of them…

I would say at this point it looks mostly like symbolism. Among liberals in America, there’s actually fairly widespread dismay over actually what I think of as Clinton-Blairism; the kind of ‘90s liberalism that is not really taking on economic inequality, not really taking on Wall Street. And there’s a sense that Hillary Clinton might be a return to that.

But I don’t think Hillary Clinton is going to try and make it 1999 again. I remember in 2008 —as a Times columnist, I can’t do endorsements, so you have no idea which party I favor in general elections — but I was skeptical of Obama at a time when a lot of people on the Left were very, very high on him.

To which I say…


By the way, as long as we’re on the subject of VOX, read this:

46 Times Vox Totally Fucked Up A Story

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