When the going gets weird, the blog gets reactivated after a three year layoff.
09 October 2008
Krugman: big props to Brown (the puppeteer)
Big support for the UK bailout plan from Paul Krugman today. He does refer to it as the 'Brown plan' (together with a great double thumbs-up picture of Gordon), which Alistair Darling probably won't be too happy about. But then, from the picture it's pretty clear who's pulling the strings.
One is reminded of Martin Landau as Bela Legosi in the brilliant Ed Wood: