GOP Kidnaps Paul Krugman, Demands Spending Cuts or the “Little Guy Gets it”

NEW YORK — Angered by Paul Krugman’s accusations that their refusal to raise the debt ceiling constitutes “hostage taking,” the Republican Party has kidnapped the Nobel-prize winning economist, offering his release in exchange for deep cuts to entitlement spending. The news broke when a video of Krugman, speaking in front of a solid gray background from an undisclosed location, appeared online and…