BACKGROUND INFO: Kenneth Rogoff is a visiting scholar at the Brookings Institution and professor of economics at Harvard University.
Felix Salmon (at Portfolio.com):
[…] In any case, you have to read Ken Rogoff’-s spoof memo over at Foreign Policy. When someone of Rogoff’-s stature can laugh in Wolfowitz’-s face like this, you know it’-s all over. […]
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#2. Free publicity for InTrade-TradeSports.
#3. On Midas Oracle, the policy is that if we publish fake material, we label it clearly as “-humor”- (among other, by selecting the”-humor”- post category”-). See Niall O’-Connor’-s April 1st blog post on BoDog CEO being arrested in…- Tora Bora, Afghanistan.