Monday, September 6, 2010

President Obama's idea of saving the economy is to copy FDR

Am I the only one getting really strong vibes about the WPA right now? $50 billion is a lot of money to be thrown at what are arguably two of the most inefficient areas of the US Government. The kindest thing I have read about this plan today was Phil Greenspun calling it an "end-of-summer $50 billion bonfire."