June 26, 2009
Multiple choice entries in the comments below.
Smoot-Hawley is to Waxman-Markey as ...
Posted by Charles Austin at June 26, 2009 09:15 PM
Kristallnacht is to letting the mullahs stay in power
a vacuum cleaner is to a black hole. They both suck.
the Titanic is to Hurricane Andrew
Waxman-Markey is to Obama-Care
Economically destructive protectionism is to economically destructive environmentalism.
FDR's Great Depression is to Obama's soon to be Second Great Depression
Immobile goods is to immobile people.
...bloodletting is to mass suicide.
The Battle of First St. Albans is to the Battle of Bosworth.
armageddon is to ragnarok
Autarky is to All-dark-ey.
Ishtar is to Heaven's Gate.
Jimmy Carter is to Barack Obama.
Ellsworth Toohey is to James Taggart.
Economic suicide to Economic Homicide by Congress
Grand Slam is to a B61; both quite destructive but one far more so than the other.
Smoot-Hawley is to Waxman-Markey
As a fart is to a whirlwind
Illegitimi nOn carborundum
...Dred Scott v. Sandford was to Plessy v. Ferguson.
Milli Vanilli is to Led Zeppelin
Laurel is to Hardy.
Dumb is to Dumber.
S*&t is to Shinola.
You people rock. If I could have a cocktail party for smart people you would all be invited and I would be happy to just soak up the atmosphere. Thank you for the laughs on a bleak day. And, yes, I did call my Congress(sheep)person to voice my opposition to cap and trade....
Bad Economics is to Bad Science.
Anal Oral vs. Rectal Cranial Insertion
as a mild social aberration is to gang rape.
As a parking lot fender bender is to a triple roll over
The Detroit Lions are to the New York Giants
negligent homicide is to premeditated murder.
[A] historical ignorance is to epic failure
[B] macroeconomic ignorance is to economic collapse
[C] bad science is to bad public policy
[D] all of the above
As a sneeze is to Swine Flu.
...ignorant experimentation is to willful nihilism.
Sassy Lace Wig spammers are to week-old wedding cake. Edited by the Management.