Starvation or Porkulus: Sentence of enduring value

I’m sure this feat of psychological needle-threading can be achieved with laser-like accuracy by deploying the virtuoso mood-management skills of Obama’s first-rate team of applied mathematicians

Will Wilkinson

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  1. “So, the idea seems to be that in order to save the economy, you’ve got to get people to flip out first, so that you can do what it takes to calm them down later.”

    I didn’t read the book, and don’t plan to, and don’t want to link to it, since it seems like tinfoil hat territory, but this sounds like a synopsis of The Shock Doctrine.

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