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Econ 1: Spring 2012: UC Berkeley: Announcements for Monday January 23, 2012

Twitterstorm delong: January 22, 2012

  • MarkThoma Mark Thoma @ @ModeledBehavior I have never resolved how important national borders should be in social welfare functions. Let me put that another way ... 54 minutes ago Retweeted by delong

  • MarkThoma Mark Thoma @ @ModeledBehavior Remember this? http://bit.ly/xwKzUL An iPod Has Global Value. Ask the (Many) Countries That Make It. (by Varian) 1 hour ago Retweeted by delong

  • davidfrum davidfrum Better point: nobody who has ever worked with Gingrich thinks he should be president. Let's hear from them .... 1 hour ago Retweeted by delong

  • AmandaMarcotte Amanda Marcotte http://bit.ly/wvB2WV The anti-Girl Scouts nonsense is as much about GS's religious tolerance as its openness on gender. 1 hour ago Retweeted by delong

  • delong J. Bradford DeLong @ @adamkotsko Full employment, so people don't riot in the streets and then put the heads of the members of the State Council on pikes 4 hours ago

  • fivethirtyeight Nate Silver In Florida GOP primary in 2008, Romney actually won the white vote. But lost state because Latinos went 54-14 for McCain. 5 hours ago Retweeted by delong

  • BorowitzReport Andy Borowitz I'd think I'd rather have a President who gives people food stamps than one who runs up a $500,000 tab at Tiffany. 5 hours ago Retweeted by delong

  • Sherman_Alexie Sherman Alexie Voting for Newt proves that Republicans are the Official Party of Moral Relativism. 5 hours ago Retweeted by delong

  • jayrosen_nyu Jay Rosen Wonder why @howardkurtz decided on a one-sided conversation with @thepubliceditor, giving platform to none of those who said: WTF? Strange. 8 hours ago Retweeted by delong

  • ezraklein Ezra Klein Pretty sure Alinsky's 'Rules for Radicals' didn't include "become president and focus on negotiating with Congress and major industries." 7 hours ago Retweeted by delong

  • fivethirtyeight Nate Silver Also surging at Intrade: the Obama re-elect contract. Now trading at 56%, a 5-month high. http://bit.ly/e5QnYA 6 hours ago Retweeted by delong

  • AriBerman Ari Berman Food stamp program "has so far grown by 444,574 fewer recipients during Obama's time in office than during Bush's" usat.ly/AAo5S1 9 hours ago Retweeted by delong

  • delong J. Bradford DeLong @ @ModeledBehavior Will you weigh in? In a righteous world Ta-Nehisi Coates would have a lot more wingmen than he does, but I have a day job. 9 hours ago

  • delong J. Bradford DeLong Kieran Healy: What Is the Best Virtual Reality Tool Ever? http://bit.ly/yRtS9D 9 hours ago

  • delong J. Bradford DeLong Chicago Macro: Yet Another Soft Bigotry of Low Expectations Post http://bit.ly/y8yCeQ 9 hours ago

  • davidfrum davidfrum In fairness, Newt did change Washington. Lobbyists' fees much higher now 21 hours ago Retweeted by delong

  • BetseyStevenson Betsey Stevenson Just when I thought that Newt couldn't get worse RT @jimtankersley: Pretty sure Newt just embraced the gold standard, by extension 21 hours ago Retweeted by delong

  • markos Markos Moulitsas RT @pourmecoffee: Newt: I will fight for America for better or for worse, richer or poorer, in sickness and health, LET ME REPHRASE THAT. 22 hours ago Retweeted by delong

  • BorowitzReport Andy Borowitz A sign of Gingrich's new confidence: he just changed his Facebook status to "in an open relationship." #SCPrimary 22 hours ago Retweeted by delong

  • T1theinfamous T1theinfamous @ @AngryBlackLady States should have freedoms and rights to tell Negroes and whores that they have no freedom or rights - Ron Paul 23 hours ago Retweeted by delong

  • joshtpm Josh Marshall Paul saying how he's agst system that's had America going downhill 4 "70 or 80 years" hard 2 get people 2 buy been all downhill since 1932. 23 hours ago Retweeted by delong

  • blakehounshell Blake Hounshell Newt onstage with a state senator who called Obama and SC governor Nikki Haley "rag heads" 23 hours ago Retweeted by delong

  • drgrist David Roberts Citing coal as an example of gov't OVER-regulation is surely the reductio ad absurdum of the GOP agenda. 23 hours ago Retweeted by delong

  • AriMelber Ari Melber What are your favorite #WeaponsOfTheLeft ? Minimum wage. Child labor laws. MLK Day. 23 hours ago Retweeted by delong

  • AriMelber Ari Melber The G.I. Bill. The Voting Rights Act. Social Security. #WeaponsOfTheLeft @markos @mharrisperry @toure @jamilsmith @anamariecox @AntDeRosa 23 hours ago Retweeted by delong

  • tanehisi Ta-Nehisi Coates Lincoln predicts Paul's Civil War stance--"Stand and deliver, or I shall kill you, and then you will be a murderer!" bit.ly/wOQYol 23 hours ago Retweeted by delong

  • AngryBlackLady Imani ABL THIS. RT @tanehisi: Compensation slave-owners=nonviolent resolution. Compensating slaves=damned reparations. #privilege // #p2 #TFY 23 hours ago Retweeted by delong

  • markos Markos Moulitsas 28% of South Carolina is black. 99% of GOP primary votes were white. http://fxn.ws/zdCqyI 23 hours ago Retweeted by delong

  • RBReich Robert Reich Now is the time for Republican leaders -- if there are any left -- to do the responsible thing and tell the truth about Newt Gingrich. 23 hours ago Retweeted by delong

  • BorowitzReport Andy Borowitz Gingrich: "Tonight's great victory means I'm staying in this race for another three wives." #SCPrimary 23 hours ago Retweeted by delong

  • CitizenCohn Jonathan Cohn Don't usually bother w/Paul, but I'm pretty sure gov't spending on health care has, in fact, expanded access #Medicare #Medicaid #SCHIP 23 hours ago Retweeted by delong

  • RBReich Robert Reich White House loves idea of Grinch heading R ticket. Increases O's odds by 20%. But also increases odds that next US prez will be insane. 21 Jan Retweeted by delong

  • ezraklein Ezra Klein HUGE win for Obama in South Carolina tonight. And I don't mean in the Democratic primary. 21 Jan Retweeted by delong

  • BorowitzReport Andy Borowitz BREAKING: Stung By Defeat, Romney Considers Adultery: http://bit.ly/vbnJ4j #SCPrimary 21 Jan Retweeted by delong

  • joshtpm Josh Marshall Open marriage getting a second look among So. Evangelicals 21 Jan Retweeted by delong

  • Atrios Atrios will work for newt for $200,000K tiffany's gift card 21 Jan Retweeted by delong

  • AndyHarless Andy Harless Based on past experience it's not clear to me why people think being a lunatic would be to Newt's disadvantage in the general election. 21 Jan Retweeted by delong

  • matttbastard Matthew Elliot RT @HuffPostMedia: Fox News' Chris Wallace: SC exit polls say Romney's big problems are 'he's a moderate & he's a Mormon.' #scprimary 21 Jan Retweeted by delong

  • RP_Newsletter Ron Paul Newsletter People say government should do more to stem AIDS. Actually, it should do less and thereby help more. 21 Jan Retweeted by delong

  • neilbarofsky Neil Barofsky @ @ddayen Yes, but also think about what could've been done for housing if Admin had used just part of the 250bn of unused TARP it let expire 21 Jan Retweeted by delong

  • JoeNBC Joe Scarborough CNBC reports that early polling has Newt beating Romney by 14%. 21 Jan Retweeted by delong

  • DougHenwood Doug Henwood @ @delong RP said that liberty was lost as a result of the Civil War. End of slavery meant nothing apparently - property rights took a hit. 21 Jan Retweeted by delong

  • delong J. Bradford DeLong @adamkotsko USSR didn't create new forms of economic management: copied Fordism x Taylorism x Ludendorff-Rathenau war economy. Triedbut found them sustainable only with permanent ideological mobilization plus terror. Decline into bureaucratic corruption 21 Jan

  • JohnQuiggin JohnQuiggin @CoreyRobin @delong The Character of Mr. Burke http://bit.ly/wHYSp5 20 Jan Retweeted by delong

  • David Graeber: The Political Metaphysics of Stupidity http://commoner.org.uk/10graeber.pdf 21 Jan

  • justinwolfers Justin Wolfers Romney's economics: Smart advisers, good advice, but policies that sellout or are so-so. Smart piece by @jimtankersley: http://nationaljournal.com/magazine/the-a… 21 Jan Retweeted by delong

  • tanehisi Ta-Nehisi Coates Ron Paul preaching the Lost Cause with the the Confederate flag in the background...But he is against the drug war. http://ow.ly/8BsUA If an unreconstructed neo-Confederate is the best your best soldier against the Drug War, you have already lost. 21 Jan Retweeted by delong

  • siracusa John Siracusa By now, we all hate proprietary file formats for data, but single-vendor app platforms are commonplace and far less demonized. 20 Jan Retweeted by delong »

  • AndyHarless Andy Harless IMO @delong should think twice before favorably citing David Glasner on the topic of the Savings-Investment identity. delong.typepad.com/sdj/2012/01/be… 6 hours ago Favorite Retweet Reply

  • bjandcircleit Brian J @ @AriBerman @delong But those are facts that imply Gingrich is lying or an idiot...or both. DO YOU REALIZE WHAT YOU ARE SAYING? 8 hours ago

  • JosephFCrater Joseph Force Crater @ @JohnQuiggin @CoreyRobin @delong Cobbett was a total enemy of Paine, and then he switched sides and carried Paine's bones back to UK. 9 hours ago

  • MaddogM13 MaddogM13 “@delong “@RBReich Gingrich almost destroyed the GOP in 1996. Now he's been given a second chance.”” 23 hours ago

  • MaddogM13 MaddogM13 “@delong “@DanRiehl Statement by Karl Rove: There's not always an illegitimate black child around when you need one”” 21 Jan

  • MaddogM13 MaddogM13 “@delong “@tanehisi It's interesting how Ron Paul argues for slave-owners being compensated, (cont) HTTP://tl.gd/ffdhph 21 Jan

  • CoreyRobin corey robin @ @JohnQuiggin @delong One of Hazlitt's classic essays. Not exactly right on the facts, but almost as brilliant as his essay on hating. 21 Jan

  • bjandcircleit Brian J @delong EPI: Top 10 pct have 64 pct of economy wide income gains, bottom 60 pct received only 11 pct of income gains. http://bit.ly/w7HURH 21 Jan

  • bjandcircleit Brian J @delong Even Hubbard once said long-term deficit/debt deal should include tax increase on well off. http://rollingstone.com/politics/news/… 21 Jan

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