Although he has been a columnist for the New York Times since 1999, and a professor of economics and international affairs at Princeton for a long time, many Americans have only recently begun to know Paul Krugman, as he has been all over the television since the beginning of the Republican-fueled economic meltdown.
It was announced today that Mr. Krugman has been awarded the 2008 Nobel Prize for Economics for his analysis of trade patterns and location of economic activity.
First Al Gore, and now Paul Krugman?
Larry must be absolutely giddy.
And Sean Hannity's wife is currently scrubbing the exploded mess that was her husband's head off the kitchen walls.