An Early Contender for Worst Idea of 2009. Or Ever.

If you’re not mad about the proposed $800 billion (BILLION!!) “stimulus” bill, well you just haven’t read up on it enough yet. On the Corner, Jim Manzi does a good job of summing up the colossal badness of the thing: So, if this is a “normal” length recession, the spending bill will have theclassic problem that fiscal stimulus does—namely, it More …