Cutting foreign aid to address budget crisis is like an alcoholic cutting back on apertifs.I am not sure that is the most apt analogy so I am taking suggestions. Winner gets, well, credit when I post it.
Tuesday, October 4, 2011
Cutting Foreign Aid
I am not at all surprised to see foreign aid on the US chopping block to deal with the budget crisis. Foreign assistance is never popular and always over-estimated. But the problem for is this: coming up with the correct analogy. I tweeted the following: