James Pethokoukis

How Felix Salmon ruined my lovely Friday

November 12, 2010

There I was, enjoying a lovely Washington afternoon — and then I read this from colleague Felix Salmon on the draft report from the Obama deficit panel:

Why Wall Street should fear Sarah Palin

November 12, 2010

The only people in Manhattan who are probably eager for a Sarah Palin presidential run are the supposed comedy writers at “Saturday Night Live.” Wall Street bankers, on the other hand, not so much. Big Money has been snarkily dismissive of Palin’s recent opining on monetary policy, the dollar and the dangers of inflation. But guess what? A “free-market populist” campaign in 2012 would likely further highlight that Palin’s not too big a fan of them, either. And her economic musings are yet another sign she’s running