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Brooks Shoves Back At Krugman

After a brief book-tour hiatus, Bush-bashing columnist Paul Krugman is back in today’s New York Times. But op-ed colleague David Brooks provides a less-than-welcoming committee. Writes Don Luskin in today’s edition of the Krugman Truth Squad, “Right next to Krugman’s latest screed is a column by Brooks that is nothing less than a literary cruise missile aimed straight at Krugman’s heart.” Luskin says that Krugman started the Times shoving match, but notes that Brooks “shoves back hard.” Read all about it.


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