John Scalzi on John McCain, Candidate for President of WTFistan
House Republicans: "Let the Markets Crash"

How to Think About Paulson

To get get a $500B macroeconomic gain in production and employment, Paulson wants to take on a position with an expected value of -$100B. But the true value of that position could be anywhere between +$200B and -$400B. Looks like a good bet to me.