Krugman is no hippie!

Mickey Kaus Columnist
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Hippie Check: Paul Krugman decries “hippie punching.” This is now an accepted way to mock almost any contemporary criticism of unabashed liberals. I was a hippie–hippie adjacent anyway. I knew hippies. Hippies were friends of mine. They hated liberals. That goes double for the ’60s New Left. Liberals were the enemy, and many of the New Left’s critiques (e.g. of Big Labor/Big Government corporatism,  interest-group politics and anti-participatory bureaucracies) were very similar to today’s Tea Party critiques. …

Mickey Kaus