Timmy ElsewhereMay 22, 2008May 22, 2008 Tim WorstallTimmy Elsewhere4 CommentsAt the B. Journalistic alcohol intakes, idiot socialists quoting Adam Smith, the problem with cap and trade and clean development credits. previousWell Done Bruce!nextClearing out the Spam Filter. 4 thoughts on “Timmy Elsewhere” The Great Simpleton May 22, 2008 at 1:26 pm The “cap and trade” link is back to the Adam Smith story – methinks you didn’t copy the new link before repasting! PC6300 May 22, 2008 at 2:26 pm a socialist quoting adam smith is a bit like a nazi quoting theodor herzl john b May 22, 2008 at 5:24 pm No. with all due respect (i.e. none) you’re an idiot – socialism as an economic theory is contingent on Adam Smith’s work just as much as modern-day capitalism is contingent on Adam Smith’s work. And as Tim points out, both sides are equally likely to misappropriate him, whether as a strawman or an advocate for their cause… PC6300 May 22, 2008 at 7:56 pm Despite the fact that some of us appear to have our underwear in a knot, important topics like these can really go either way. Calm Down: Adam Smith was not a Socialist http://adamsmithslostlegacy.com/2006/07/calm-down-adam-smith-was-not-socialist.html Adam Smith Was A Socialist http://adamsmithwasasocialist.blogspot.com/ let’s not forget my contribution: Theodor Herzl a Nazi? http://forum.mpacuk.org/showthread.php?t=25711 Zionist Founder Theodor Herzl was a German Fascist Nazi http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xu0sGM44wU8 Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.