cheers for the fat panic, Fairfax! God forbid a day go by without a reminder of the foul spectre of the fatty fatfats that threaten to destroy our society.
I can’t decide…
whether Alan Greenspan deserves internet immortality more for referring to a hypothetically invisible entity as “unredeemably opaque” or for the phrase which spawned this epic Crooked Timber thread. I await the inevitable memetic offspring.
Doonesbury and The Donald
I do like the way Doonesbury illustrator GBTrudeau captures something about various public figures; remember George W as a floating asterisk?
Here is Trudeau’s take on Donald Trump: