2013-04-23

Some Links

George Selgin conclusively proves why I love George Selgin.

Over the past month or so, Jonathan Finegold Catalan has quietly sneaked back into the blogosphere. This post pitting Mises against Gene Callahan demonstrates that he is new, improved, and now better than ever.

Bryan Caplan walks down an interesting thought-path on how expectations may or may not influence political systems. My question is how this view of "expectations" differs from wishful thinking, but other than that, I concur with Caplan's gist.

The phrase "tar baby" has somehow managed to work its way back into the public lexicon, and Tyler Cowen does not seem to object. Thankfully enough (whatever it's worth), the author appears to have thought twice before using it (scroll down in the comments of the MR post.

I hate to say I told you so... Aw, who am I kidding? I love to say I told you so. No, really: I told you so.