Glimmer of Hope: Bono Figures it Out

In what I hope will be a continuing series, here’s a news story that makes me think that maybe, possibly there’s the slightest chance that we’re not all completely doomed: U2 frontman Bono, the P.T. Barnum of foreign aid, has recognized that free market capitalism is vital for lifting people out of poverty.

And enjoy this clip of Bono saying as much in a Georgetown University address, delivered in tshirt, tuxedo jacket, and safety goggles. Wooo! Rock star!