Wednesday, October 11, 2006

Goofiest Headline of the Year

You Might Have Him To Thank for Your Job
Professor Who Solved Stagflation Wins Nobel

From yesterday's Washington Post, writing about Ned Phelps.

Actually, given the fields in which we work, Ned may well have written an evaluation letter about me when I came up for tenure, so perhaps I do have him to thank for my job. But I doubt the same is true of the typical Washington Post reader.