Friday, February 25, 2005
Paul Krugman's op-ed piece today is essentially a summary of Thomas Frank's book "What's the Matter With Kansas?" [my answer - they need better outside shooting, but I digress]. Someone who knew nothing about this book, or other discussions surrounding the book, might think this was a fine op-ed piece.

But I couldn't think that. That was because before reading this op-ed piece (at least a day before), I had read this post from Professor Bainbridge that added to a critique of Frank's analysis by James Neuchterlein - and frankly [no pun intended] destroyed the logic, or lack thereof, of Frank's argument.

This just shows again what a valuable service the blogosphere provides - too bad Krugman failed to use it.
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