Quote of the day–Sean Flynn

Jim: If Barney Frank could reach into my pocket he would take everything in my wallet and…
Sean: If Barney Frank could reach into your pocket that isn’t all he would grab.

Sean Flynn
March 26, 2009
During a conversation about economics and politics.
[I had lunch with Jim, Sean, and Steve yesterday. It was great. Jim and Sean, always fantastic with their wit and insight, were in top form.–Joe]


3 thoughts on “Quote of the day–Sean Flynn

  1. For the record, I think I was just jumping in and finishing Jim’s sentence for him. He was a good sport about it.

  2. No. You are much too modest. After the laughter had dissipated to a level where words could be spoken and understood again Jim said the he could believe he had left you that big of an opening. He completely missed that in his diatribe about the economic idiots in Washington.

    As a side note, you knew Jim was asked by his professors to enter into a graduate program in economics when he was in college, right?

  3. I don’t remember hearing about that invitation. Can’t say I’m surprised.

    When it comes to econ discussions with Jim, my only (pathetic) refuge is to spin up my Berkeley emulator and bait him with leftist rhetoric.


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