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Twitterstorm delong: January 11, 2012

  • DemocratMachine Viva DemocratMachine If Romney were President, he wouldn't have laid off some GM workers. He would have laid off all the GM workers.

  • crampell Catherine Rampell for 1st time since 1965, homicide falls off list of the nation’s top 15 causes of death, bumped by choking on vomit

  • delong J. Bradford DeLong @ @ModeledBehavior Yep. Center left. You guys like, care about things like equality of opportunity... 26 minutes ago

  • DanRiehl DanRiehl Romney threatened 2 excommunicate a young single mother if she dnt giv her soon-to-be-born son up 4 adoption http://tinyurl.com/7fx56gj 44 minutes ago Retweeted by delong

  • delong J. Bradford DeLong @ @ModeledBehavior Yes, you have, I'm grateful, but you are not center-right but center-left 56 minutes ago

  • ezraklein Ezra Klein Fiscal policy is under our control. Should have lots of upside risk and little downside. But the opposite is true http://bit.ly/w8RVKO 3 hours ago Retweeted by delong

  • moelane Moe Lane OK, Team Romney: whoever told Mitt Romney that it was smart to defend Bain by directly comparing it to the auto bailout? FIRE THAT PERSON. 3 hours ago Retweeted by delong

  • Ta-Nehisi Coates on Messengers: Louis Farrakhan and Ron Paul http://bit.ly/AoPshn 3 hours ago

  • Not a Yahtzee - Scandinavia and the World http://satwcomic.com/not-a-yahtzee 5 hours ago

  • natsecHeather Heather Hurlburt .@haroldpollack @marklgoldberg guess we picked wrong time to cut global health funding. totally drug-resistant TB http://ht.ly/8pEtC 8 hours ago Retweeted by delong

  • mattyglesias mattyglesias Vultures and other carrion-eaters play an important role in a well-balanced ecosystem. #slatepitches 20 hours ago Retweeted by delong

  • delong J. Bradford DeLong Ron Paul Claims to Be "Heel-Nibbling". Rick Santorum Calls for States to Outlaw Heel-Nibbling

  • kdrum Kevin Drum I will, until he fesses up about the newsletters. RT @ktumulty: No one will ever accuse #ronpaul of being inauthentic. 21 hours ago Retweeted by delong

  • joshtpm Josh Marshall Funny thing is many Republicans have genuinely hard time coming to grips w/fact they lost the country's AAA credit rating. #sad 22 hours ago Retweeted by delong

  • delong J. Bradford DeLong @MikeElk Yglesias writes about 10 posts a day. In his last years at TNR Weisberg was paying Kaus $300/post. Figure Yglesias makes $750K/year 21 hours ago

  • CitizenCohn Jonathan Cohn Romney: Elect me or the country will get generous social insurance programs like they have in Europe & I brought to Massachusetts #GOP2012 21 hours ago Retweeted by delong

  • joshtpm Josh Marshall So awesome listening to Ron Paul talk about the disaster of fiat money. give me small leather bags of salt. thats currency i can believe in 21 hours ago Retweeted by delong

  • delong J. Bradford DeLong Jon Gruber at Escapist Comics, talking about his graphic novel "Heaalth Care Reform" http://pic.twitter.com/Ye8ZyZjC 22 hours ago

  • davidmwessel David Wessel Recipe for QE3? SF Fed's Williams expects inflation under 1½ % this year and next, down from about 2½% in 2011. http://is.gd/Q6zUXj 22 hours ago Retweeted by delong

  • Santorum: Iran’s Scary Shi’ite Theology Warrants U.S. Attack | AlterNet http://alternet.org/newsandviews/a…’s_scary_shi’ite_theology_warrants_u.s._attack/ 22 hours ago

  • neilbarofsky Neil Barofsky Just 15k net new permanent modifications for HAMP last month. #Fail

  • DemocratMachine Viva DemocratMachine Perry compares Bain to vultures. In response, Romney notes that vultures do a job that has to be done before being ushered away by aides 10 Jan Retweeted by delong

  • mattyglesias mattyglesias What do we want? Large scale GSE-facilitate mortgage refinancing! When do we want it? Now!

  • ModeledBehavior Modeled Behavior Like to think we @ MB have used our meager voices 2 say some of what @delong says center right should "Start by saying"

  • IcelandicEcon Olafur Margeirsson #relief you're joking, thought for a second you were serious RT @delong No, Austerity Is Not Contractionary http://bit.ly/ABuD9I 6 hours ago

  • sam_baker sam Hopefully CBO, but point stands MT @delong: Raising the Medicare Age Is a Bad Idea: Problem with the Media or CBO http://bit.ly/yT4TjF 7 hours ago

  • rootless_e rootless .@delong Even the "liberal" economists give a lot more credence to Hayek's crackpot feudalism than to Galbraith? Why ? 9 hours ago

  • rootless_e rootless .@delong Why is it that J.K. Galbraith's ideas have been completely written out of econ discussion ? tinyurl.com/6wgwr4f 9 hours ago

  • jontalton jontalton RT @delong: The Crisis We Should Have Had http://slate.me/AlJlw6 20 hours ago