The old gal is back on the sauce (via the New Yorker):
NOONAN GOES ALL KRUGMAN ON US Posted by Hendrik Hertzberg
...But it’s a jobs crisis that’s the central thing. And you see it everywhere you look.
Lesson: Eventually, the bottle drinks you...He should have seen unemployment entering a crisis stage four years ago, and he did not. At that time I was certain he’d go for public-works projects, which could give training to the young and jobs to the experienced underemployed, would create jobs in the private sector and, in the end, yield up something needed—a bridge, a strengthened power grid. He instead gave his first term to health care.
'Cause the bouncer is a Sumo wrestler
Cream-puff Casper Milquetoast
And the owner is a mental midget
With the I.Q. of a fence-post...
(On behalf of the entire blogosphere, I'd like to once again eternal thank Tengrain at "Mock, Paper, Scissors" for inventing the Noonan Genre virtually single-handed. However many noobs like me who may now till that rich soil, never forget is was Tengrain who busted the sod, dug the irrigation ditches and built the railroad spur to take the harvest to market.)