Guest Picks: Paul Krugman

Nobel Prize-winning economist and New York Times columnist Paul Krugman was on the Lopate Show recently. He also told us what he's listening to and his love of Lolcats. Find out what else he's a fan of!

What have you read or seen over the past year (book, play, film, etc…) that moved or surprised you?

         Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy!


What are you listening to right now?

         The Civil Wars


What’s the last great book you read?

         I’ve been reading and greatly enjoying Roger Crowley’s City of Fortune, about medieval/renaissance Venice.


What’s one thing you’re a fan of that people might not expect?

         Lolcats—need it sometimes.


What’s your favorite comfort food?

         Scrambled eggs with lox.