Paul Krugman Not-So-Subtly Angles for His Own TV Show

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Was Paul Krugman just dying to post the trailer for a 1974 movie starring James Coburn as the murderous chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers today? Or has Krugman been trying for weeks to try to find a way to work in the headline "There Are No TV Series About Heroic Economists"? Like, say, sassy, bearded hero economists who aren't afraid to call Alan Greenspan "the worst ex-Fed chairman in history"? [NYT]