1. Adam Smith: Genius.
3. I would be delighted to think that Jon Huntsman is fueling talk about running for President in order to increase his effectiveness as Ambassador to China. And in many ways, I would be even more delighted to think that the Obama Administration may have played a role in crafting this alleged scheme.
4. President Obama, decries any resistance to raising the debt ceiling as an irresponsible stance. Senator Obama, however, was more than willing to be irresponsible. Just thought that was worth pointing out. My own views on the debt ceiling can be found here.
5. I wonder how tasty the thermal exhaust port is. And is it to scale as being no bigger than a miniaturized womp rat?