Thursday, March 24, 2016

Oh My God!

Tyler Cowen thinks the right way to show solidarity with the victims of the Brussels terrorist attacks is... to show off how knowledgable he is about Belgium.

Just imagine Cowen at a wake: "I'm sorry your wife, who was from Nicaragua, just died: to comfort you, let me recite for you all the facts I know about Nicaragua!"


  1. Indeed. Although it's rare enough to see anyone praise Josquin, one of the greatest composers, and surely the greatest before Palestrina. I kinda forgive him.

  2. I thought you were exaggerating, but it turns out you are right!



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