Why I Parted Ways With The Right

William Lewis11/30/2009 9:18:11 pm PST

re: #626 Cato the Elder

Anyone who hasn’t read them is a boor.

They are now being avidly studied on Wall Street, because if you leave out the revolution part, Marx at least understood more about capitalism than any seven MBAs at Goldmine Sacks.

Hadn’t heard that but — Damn right! That, in a nutshell, is where my desire for a president that’s one half Goldwater & one half Mike Harrington comes from.

One huge mistake people make is that Lenin had anything right in his reading of Marx. I imagine that the analysis of Lenin by Marx would have been terribly entertaining to read… ;)