For no good reason…

…except that every so often it makes us smile to see people we respect say nice things about us.

More nice things: the Foundation for Economic Education calls us “indispensable.” And Eric Turkewitz recalls a non-blocking exchange.


  • I agree entirely with the posted twitter statements. I am a regular reader, and this is my favorite morning blog. Thank you very much for the hard work.

  • has been a guilty pleasure of mine for most of a decade, which makes me the “new guy” I guess. Hoping for many more years of guilty pleasure. TY for all you do Walter.

  • I may have looked at it once or twice..
    Deserving of all accolades….

  • Ditto all the thanks and accolades.