‘Puter’s pretend girlfriend and The Atlantic’s economic blogger extraordinaire went and got married this weekend to another exceptionally bright and talented writer/blogger, Peter Suderman. Despite his broken heart, ‘Puter has sent the happy couple a 12 place setting of Hello …Continue reading →
‘Puter’s pretend girlfriend Megan McArdle* has an excellent post on unions and merit pay over at her site at The Atlantic. Essentially, unions are set up to reward mediocrity by valuing years in service and degrees, rather than success in …Continue reading →
‘Puter disagrees partially with Megan McArdle’s (‘Puter’s pretend girlfriend) otherwise excellent take on the importance of the rule of law, stated here. ‘Puter thinks that there should be more punishment involved in bankruptcy for both debtors and creditors, particularly on …Continue reading →
Best bond risk disclosure ever. H/T to ‘Puter’s pretend girlfriend, Megan McArdle. Random ‘Puter thought for the day. How soon will “Blagojevich” become a verb, and what will it mean? 'PuterAlways right, unless he isn’t, the infallible Ghettoputer F. X. …Continue reading →
For those of you who have been reading along, you know that ‘Puter lives in the socialist paradise of Upstate New York. ‘Puter’s been complaining about the unions, taxes and anti-business policies of New York for years, and more publicly …Continue reading →
This will work great! I mean, it worked so well the first time, right? Like when President Hoover raised taxes in the teeth of an economic downturn, helping the economy to tank and stay in the tank for 15 or …Continue reading →
Behold ‘Puter’s new girlfriend, Megan McArdle of The Atlantic! Why, you may ask, does ‘Puter need a girlfriend when he’s got Mrs. ‘Puter at home? Beacuse Ms. McArdle may be the person most simpatico with ‘Puter’s thoughts on teachers’ unions …Continue reading →
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