Curious Quote of the Day

by Pejman Yousefzadeh on March 21, 2011

. . . if you’ve reached the point where you don’t pay attention to anything that might disturb your orthodoxy, you’re not doing science, you’re not even pursuing a discipline. All you’re doing is perpetuating a smug, closed-minded sect.

Paul Krugman, who apparently forgot that he was the subject of posts like this one, and this one as well.

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  • Brett_mcs

    More projection from the left.

  • Anonymous

    Krugman’s mind is so closed and tiny it is a wonder they actually allow him near students. Were I on the board at Princeton, I’d fire his sorry ass. Oh, that’s right, tenure protects the incompetent…

  • Anonymous

    Krugman’s mind is so closed and tiny it is a wonder they actually allow him near students. Were I on the board at Princeton, I’d fire his sorry ass. Oh, that’s right, tenure protects the incompetent…

  • http://pumping-irony.livejournal.com/ Wilbur Post

    “All you’re doing is perpetuating a smug, closed-minded sect.”

    I’d like to take issue with that, Paul. Sometimes you’re not as smug as you usually are.

  • FUBAR

    So Krugman doesn’t bother to read himself either. Life is really short.

  • Anonymous

    Who’s this Krugman person you write of?

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  • Anonymous

    I live in a university town. A smug, closed-minded sect is just about all there is here. I can’t wait for the higher education bubble to burst.

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