"Who Cares about Entitlements? Well all will—in about eight years."
"De Blasio’s war on meritocracy and the public exam schools of New York"

"Update on the Biggest Academic Scandal of the Year"

That would be Nancy McLean's attack on James Buchanan. Now Phil Magness has posted a spreadsheet of her errors. Between this and "The Sound of Silence. A Review Essay of Nancy Maclean's Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right's Stealth Plan for America" forthcoming in the Journal of Economic Literature, you'd think her reputation as a historian would take a huge, lasting hit.

But since the Left seems to be invested in her story, that remains to be seen.

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